The journey in 1817 of two British Army officers overland. The author served 35 years in India prior to his travels here recorded. The trip entailed a sea voyage to Muscat, onward through Persia where he was received by the King; thence to Georgia and Russia, west to Warsaw and ending in Prussia. Johnson presents detailed observations of local life and customs, and a detailed account of his traveling expenses from Bombay to London.

13 aquatint or engraved plates, including 5 colored by hand.

4to. xii 376pp. plates (partly col.) 28 cm.

References:

Wilson p.111; Ghani p.196; Abbey Travel 518; Diba p.115; Tooley 284

Publisher: London : Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown

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English

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Date Added: 2019-08-14

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