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Author Name    Khushwant Singh (compiled and edited)

Title   Sahibs Who Loved India

Binding   Paperback

Book Condition   New

Edition   First Edition

Size   16 x 24 Cm

Publisher   New Delhi, India Penguin/Viking 2010

ISBN    0143415808 / 9780143415800

Seller ID   024218

A rare collection of essays that invites the reader to revisit a vanished era of sahibs and memsahibs. From Lord Mountbatten to Peggy Holroyde to Maurice and Taya Zinkin, Britishers who lived and worked in India reminisce about topics and points of interest as varied as the Indian Civil Service and the Roshanara Club, shikar and hazri, the Amateur Cine Society of India and the Doon School, Rudyard Kipling and Mahatma Gandhi. Selected from a series of articles commissioned by Khushwant Singh when he was the editor of the Illustrated Weekly of India these delightfully individualistic and refreshingly candid writings reveal a fascinating array of British attitudes, experiences, observations, fond memories, the occasional short-lived grouses and, above all, a deep and abiding affection and respect for India. Printed Pages: 200.

Khushwant Singh India British Raj

Price = 5.95 USD


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