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India--Clarke, J.H. (and others)
AN ALBUM OF BRITISH MILITARY PORTRAITS AND GROUPS AND VIEWS IN NORTHERN INDIA. [C.1859-1860S]
4to (280 x 220mm.), 77 full-page albumen prints (average 200 x 180mm., or the reverse), some by J.H. Clarke, and c.50 half-page or smaller (carte-de-visite size) photographs, mounted on paper, recto and verso, many captioned in ink with names of the sitters or title on the mount, green half morocco, some wear, fading and tears, lower cover detached, slightly worn
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An early Anglo-Indian military album compiled by Major John D'Oyly Baring of the Bengal Infantry (107th foot), with his portrait (by "H.R.W.") at the front of the album and elsewhere in group photographs. The album contains many military groups of officers and soldiers, some with wives or families, and views in Darjeeling, Nainital ("Ny Nee Tal"), and Kanpur ("Cawnpoor").

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