FALKLAND, Amelia Cary, Viscountess. Chow-Chow; Being Selections from a Journal Kept in India, Egypt, and Syria … Second edition, Revised. London, Hurst and Blackett, 1857.
Two volumes in one, 8vo. Near-contemporary library half-calf over pebble-grained cloth-covered boards; rebacked; pp. viii, 326; vii, 287, x, with 2 colour lithographic frontispieces and two woodcut title-vignettes; re-backed; first title and frontispiece a little spotted, otherwise good.
Penned by the wife of a high-ranking colonial administrator, these reminiscences of travel are entertainingly written and describe life in and departure from Mumbai, and the meandering journey through the Middle East towards Europe.