Author: Gleig, George Robert
Title: The Life of Major-General Sir Thomas Munro, Bart. and K.C.B., Late Governor of Madras
Place Published: London
Publisher:Colburn and Richard Bentley
Date Published: 1830
3 volumes. Portrait frontispiece in Volume 1; folding map in Volume 2. (8vo) 21.5x13.5 cm (8½x5¼") period half calf and marbled boards, spines ruled in gilt, red and green labels. First Edition.
Major-General Sir Thomas Munro, 1st Baronet KCB (1761-1827) was a Scottish soldier and colonial administrator. He was an East India Company Army officer and statesman. He served as Governor of Madras from 1820 until his death from cholera in 1827.