ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
It took Louis-Theophille Marie Rousslet (1845-1929), the celebrated author of this book, nearly six years to complete researching on the book. He estabilished his reputation with it, though his fame also rests on his being a first rate photographer and pioneer of the darkroom. His photographs now command high prices. His other book LÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢Inde: Photographies de Lous Rousselet 1865-1868 (Museee Goupil-Bordeaux (1992) is widely acclaimed
ABOUT THE BOOK
Originally published by Bickers & Son in 1882, this is an exquisitely detailed travelogue, meticulously researched, written fluently and well illustrated with photographs. It covers Central India and is replete with stories of persons, events and places.