The Last Four Lives of Annie Besant. 6. The Indian Educator, Propagandist and Mystic. 7 President of the Indian National Congress. 8. The Deserted Leader. 9. Life in Death. Arthur H. NETHERCOT, Annie Besant.

The Last Four Lives of Annie Besant. 6. The Indian Educator, Propagandist and Mystic. 7 President of the Indian National Congress. 8. The Deserted Leader. 9. Life in Death.

London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1963. First UK edition. Hardcover. Octavo. 484pp. Red cloth with gilt title etc to spine, frontis, well illustrated in b&w, index. The second part of this massive biography of Besant, it is effectively a separate work in its own right, covering her arrival in India in 1893, role in Indian Education and the campaign for Indian Home Rule, and her acceptance of Krishnamurti as a new messiah. Just a hint of rubbing to lower edges and light shelf dust, upper corners lightly bumped, a few light smudges to page edges - otherwise a tight, bright Near Fine copy in VG dust jacket. (Dust jacket a bit rubbed overall, chafed at spine ends and edges, a few short closed tears, not clipped). Item #33474

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