Briggs, John. HISTORY OF THE RISE OF THE MAHOMEDAN POWER IN INDIA till the year A.D. 1612. Translated from the Original Persian of Mahomed Kasim Ferishta by John Briggs, M.R.A.S., Lieutenant-Colonel in the Madras Army. To which is added, An Account of the Conquest by the Kings of Hydrabad of those Parts of the Madras Provinces denominated the Ceded Districts and Northern Circars. With Copious Notes. 4 vols., 8vo; Vol. I, pp. lxiv, 360; several genealogical tables (2 folding), chronology; Vol. II, pp. xvi, 352; 3 genealogical tables (2 folding), chronology; Vol. III, pp. xx, 332(last 4 blank); 3 genealogical tables (1 folding), chronology; Vol. IV, pp. xxiv, 424(last blank); 8 genealogical tables (6 folding), chronology, alphabetical lists; original cloth; a very good set in dustwrappers. New Delhi; Oriental Books Reprint Corporation; (1981).