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Author Name    Fanny Parks

Title   Wanderings of a Pilgrim: In search of the picturesque, during four-and-twenty years in the east; with revelations of life in the Zenana, 2 vols.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   New

Jacket Condition   New

Edition   Reprint

Size   14 Cms x 23 Cms

Publisher   New Delhi, India Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd. 1999

ISBN    8121509092 / 9788121509091

Seller ID   023580

Fanny Parks accompanied her husband, a customs official, to India in 1822 and, unlike other British wives, many of whom found the heat oppressive and the way of life uncongenial, thoroughly immersed herself in all things Indian and Hindu, becoming an avid and knowledgeable student of Hindu life and history. She speaks of "us Indians" and was appalled at the idea of having to return to England. She travelled extensively, often solo, and declares "Roaming about with a good tent and a good Arab, one might be happy for ever in India. Printed Pages: 1115p. with 12 coloured and 30 b/w illustrations.

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Price = 67.95 USD


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