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6mm missing to cloth at head and tail of spine. Some leaves opened roughly, cutting into the margins. Some leaves unopened.; Volume II only of a ten volume set (The first six volumes by James Mill, with a continuation of the history in a further three volumes by Horace Hayman Wilson.) This volume contains Chapters VIII to X of "Book II" of Mill's history, and Chapters I to V of "Book III". Chapters VIII to X of Book II cover the Arts, Literature, and General Reflections on the Hindus. Book III is on The Mohammedans. Chapter I is "From the First Invasion of India by the Nations in the North, till the Expulsion of the Gaznevide Dynasty. Chapter V is "A Comparison of the State of Civilisation among the Mohammedan Conquerors of India, with the State of Civilisation among the Hindus." vi, 374 pages. Contemporary blind-stamped cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 188 x 112mm.