White Mughals - SIGNED
White Mughals - Love and Betrayal in Eighteenth Century India
London: HarperCollins, 2002.
Second UK printing
A marvelous examination of the many colonial administrators from England, who dared to go native and adopt the bewildering customs and religions of the Sub-Continent.
Reveling in these 'eccentrics', Dalrymple concentrates on the great love affair between James Kirkpatrick and Khair un-Nissa, at the Court of the Nizam of Hyderabad. A culturalfeast from one of the best contemporary writers on India.
SIGNED on the title page.