Publisher: Times of Ceylon, Colombo;
Date of Publication: 1911
Stock Code: 3444
Octavo. [iii], 322 pp, [xiii] Index. Frontispiece, 2 full-page map plates plus fold-out map of Ceylon (approx 15 inches x 10) in a scale of 16 miles to an inch. Book Condition: Very Good. Original deep olive green cloth with blindstamped line decoration and gilt titles & motif. Plain black endpapers. Boards lightly edge-rubbed with very minor wear to spine tips.Name & address pencilled to ffep; no further annotation or inscriptions. Fold-out map creased to edge with 3-inch tear from fold (affecting margin rather than map). Scarce history from the pre-Wijeyan period up to British rule in the early nineteenth century.