Victories of The British Army in the Peninsula and the South of France From 1808 to 1814
Subtitled: An Epitome in One Volume of Napier's "History of the Peninsular War" and Gurwood's Collection of "The Duke of Wessington's Despatches." Blue textured leather with gilt titling on red spine label, raised bands and elaborate gilt decoration on spine, gilt insignia of Shirley House School, Blackheath on front, gilt border front and back, gilt decoration to edges of boards, marbled text block edges and end papers, 335 pages. Some small rubbed spots on corners, spine ends and edges and front board, leather is bright and clean, spine slightly darkened, presentation bookplate from Shirley House School (dated 1893) on end paper, binding tight, very tiny bookseller's (?) plate (H. Burnside, Blackheath) on last end paper. This is an extremely handsome book, in nice condition for its age. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 012066
Title: Victories of The British Army in the ...
Publisher: Chapman and Hall, London
Publication Date: 1889
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