A Freelance in Kashmir: A Tale of the Great Anarchy

London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1915. First edition. 12mo.; red cloth titled in black; xiv, 344 pp. A novel set in Kashmir during "The Great Anarchy," when British colonialism competed with various local chieftains to fill the power vaccuum left by the death of Emperor Aurangezebe in 1707. Some foxing, owner's name to title page, a few notes to glossary, else a Near Fine copy lacking the dust jacket. Scarce in the first edition. Item #03972

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