Title Personal Narrative of a Journey from India to England by Bussorah, Bagdad, the Ruins of Babylon, Curdistan, the Court of Persia, the Western Shore of the Caspian Sea, Astrakhan, Nishney Novogorod, Moscow, and St Petersburgh, in the Year 1824, 2 Vols.
Book Condition New
Jacket Condition New
Size 14 Cms x 22 Cms
Publisher New Delhi, India Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd. 2004
8121511070 / 9788121511070
Seller ID 014300
George Thomas Keppel (1799-1821), who became the sixth Earl of Albemarle in 1851, was an aide-de-camp to the British governor general in India from 1821 to 1823, when he was given leave to return home overland. Along the way he visited the ruins of Babylon and the court of Teheran, Persia; and he passed through numerous little-known areas of Turkey and Russia. Printed Pages: 684p with 12 b/w illustrations and 1 map.
Geography Travels Voyages