Title Report on the Administration of Bengal, 1898-99.
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher Calcutta Bengal Secretariat Press 1900
Seller ID 1540
Many large folding colored maps including Map of the Bihar & Benares Opium Agencies showing cultivation under poppy & the Bengal government's monopolistic opium production for 1898 (nearly all of which was destined for China and Southeast Asia). This copy withdrawn from the Drew Theological Seminary. Forwarded thence (as noted by stamp on title page) by order of the Lieutenant Governor of Bengal. Bevelled salmon cloth covered boards. ; Folio 9 x 13.3 in; [ii],345;[viii],328;iv,cccxiv pages