iv, lviii, 788 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : illustrations (engraving) ; 23 cm (octavo)
Printer's colophon, p. 729 and 788: Printed by A. Strahan, Law-Printer to His Majesty, Printers-Street, London. Signatures: a² b-d⁸ e⁴ f¹ B-C⁸ D⁸ (D3+chi¹) E-ZZ⁸ 3A⁴ 3B¹ 3C-3E⁸ 3F⁴ 3G¹. Sideglosses. Engraved "Table of consanguinity" facing p. 38 signed: White Engraver 14 Brownlow St. Holborn. "Sir Alexander Johnston, while chief justice and first members of His Majesty's Council on Ceylon, caused the present volume to be translated into English, for the use of the court, by such translators as he could procure on the island." "Printed by command of His Majesty's secretary of state for the Department of War and of Colonies."--Preface.
Binding: library buckram, gold-tooled and -stamped on back, with title labels. Originally classed as: KE2701.L44 1820.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
KKM192 .L4413 1820
London : Printed by A. Strahan, law-printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty; for Joseph Butterworth and Son, 43, Fleet-Street, and J. Cooke, Ormond Quay, Dublin, 1820.