Our Soldiers. Anecdotes of the Campaigns and Gallant Deeds of the British Army during the Reign of Queen Victoria. Edited and Brought ‘down to date’ by G. A. Henty.

By: HENTY, G. A.: KINGSTON, W. H. G.:

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Hardback, approx 7.5 x 5 inches. Red cloth with gilt&black lettering and blue&black pictorial designs to front and spine. Decorative floral endpapers. In good condition. Spine faded with rubbing and small nicks to ends, some rubbing to boards and some minor marks to cloth on rear. Hinges cracked, Pasted excerpt by Lord Wolseley to front endpaper, several inscriptions to following endpapers; “R.B. Froleci, from Mother 1882. Dorothy L. Coventry, Chanten Hall Stables, Berwickshire 1926.” Some minor darkening to frontis plate, Else a clean and tight copy. 375pp + 32pp cat. Revised by G.A. HENTY, after the original author's death, who brought the narrative down to the end of the Egyptian War of 1882. The Present edition adds a brief narrative of the principal events of the Boer Wars of 1881 and 1900-1902. Includes, Afghan Campaigns, Scinde, Gwalior, Punjab, Crimean War, Indian Mutiny, Abyssinia, Ashantee War, Zulu War, Egyptian War, Mahdi, Chitral, Terah, Sudan, Boer Wars.

Title: Our Soldiers. Anecdotes of the Campaigns and Gallant Deeds of the British Army during the Reign of Queen Victoria. Edited and Brought ‘down to date’ by G. A. Henty.

Author Name: HENTY, G. A.: KINGSTON, W. H. G.:

Categories: G. A. HENTY,

Publisher: London, Griffith and Farran, 1877 4th:

Seller ID: 78672

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