Pettah The Citadel & Pettah of Dowlutabad.A Fortress belonging to the Nizam, near Aurungabad.
London, Published April 1819, by John Murray, Albermarle Street.
Coloured aquatint. Rare. Sheet size: 200 x 265mm (8 x 10½"). Trimmed inside plate at three edges.
A view of the Devagiri-Daulatabad fort, overlooking the citadel of Daulatabad. Plate 1 from 'Journal of a route across India, through Egypt, to England: in the latter end of the year 1817, and the beginning of 1818', by Lieutenant-Colonel Fitzclarence, first Earl of Munster (1794 - 1842). Fitzclarence was a military commander in India and President of the Royal Asiatic Society of London.
Abbey. 519.1. Bohn says in 1841 this volume is very scarce.
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