H.R.H. The Duke of Clarence and Avondale in Southern India

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 115 RCS/Y3022HHHH
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      English .
  • Physical Description
      1 volume(s) 32 images in 1 volume

Scope and Content

A book by John David Rees, with 'A Narrative of Elephant-Catching in Mysore' by G.P. Sanderson. An account of the Indian Tour of 1889 by Prince Albert Victor (1864-1892) Duke of Clarence and Avondale, elder son of Edward Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII. The book is illustrated with collotype portraits produced by the Autotype Company and photogravures by Dawsons Ph. Sc., eight of them arranged two to a page. The book is stored at RCS.A.22.

Access Information

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Includes index.

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The book and its contents are in good condition.


The full citation for this book is: Rees, John David (1891), 'H.R.H. The Duke of Clarence and Avondale in Southern India', London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co. Ltd.

Additional Information

This collection level description was entered by SG using information from the original typescript catalogue.