The Chief Justice. A Portrait from the Raj. By Richard Terrell.

The Chief Justice. A Portrait from the Raj. By Richard Terrell.

£18.95

Hardcover

Publisher: Michael Russell Ltd

Publication Date: 1979

Condition: Used, very good, dust jacket good, some shelf wear and sunned, especially the spine. Internally the pages are browned, with biro inscription on front free endpaper, otherwise the pages are clean and crisp. Slight foxing to top edge of text block. The binding remains undamaged and tight.

140 pp., b/w plates including frontis. 240mm by 160mm, 380g.

1 in stock

SKU: 0007252 Categories: ,

The Chief Justice. A Portrait from the Raj. By Richard Terrell. With an introduction  by Lord Glendevon.

An account of Sir Courtney Terrell who served as Chief Justice of the Indian provinces of Bihar and Orissa between 1928 and 1938.  Provides a glimpse of British India at an interesting time in its history, as well as  being an account of an extra-ordinary man and his relationship with his son.