First edition of Inside America: A Voyage of Discovery by Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, detailing his trip to North America in 1949.
Octavo, 226pp. Gray paper boards, blue cloth at spine, title printed on cover. Solid text block, light toning throughout. In the publisher’s dust jacket, archival reinforcement at hinges, foxing to verso, some separation at seams, a scarce example.
Jawaharlal Nehru served as the first Prime Minister of India after the country gained its independence from the British in 1947. He worked under the guidance of Mahatma Gandhi and served as Prime Minister until his death in 1964.