A Handbook of Kerala
Trivandrum, The Department of Public Information. Government of Kerala. 1959. Soft cover. Book, First Edition (?). [xiv], 162pp, Foreword by T.A. Majeed, Kerala Minister for Information, map, profusely illustrated with monochrome photographs, multiple tables, graphs, charts, 20 appendices. Tall 8vo/25cm. Pictorial card stock wrappers, one inch closed splits head of spine joints, rear panel slightly soiled, internally clean, tight and very good. Known after Partition as Travancore-Cochin, Kerala was created by the Government of India States Reorganization Act of 1956. An election was held in 1957 resulting in one of the world's first Communist governments. This is a detailed description of the new communist state as of January 1959. Copies of this publication appear to be scarce. Very Good.
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