1794 - An Historical Disquisition Concerning India by William Robertson


Hardcover. Condition: Very Good-. 1794. Printed for A. Strahan. 2nd Edition.

"Concerning the Knowledge which the Ancients had of India and the Progress of Trade with that Country prior to the discovery of the passage to it by the Cape of Good Horn. With an appendix containing observations on the Civil Policy, the Laws, and Judicial Proceedings - the Arts, Sciences, and Religious Institutions of the Indians. By William Robertson Principal of the University and Historigrapher to His Majesty for Scotland. The Second Edition with the Authors Last Corrections and Additions."

Beautifully bound in leather with some edgewear. Corners bumped. Front hinge tender. Interior well bound, with some foxing throughout, but no markings or serious defects. One foldout map of ancient India. Second Fold out map missing.