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2 volumes. Hardback, Tall 8vo. 8.5 x 5.5 inches. Quarter bound leather fine bindings by “Mudie.” Maroon calf leather to spines and corners, marbled paper covered boards. Raised banding and gilt decorations to spines, with twin green leather spine labels lettered in gilt. Decorative embossed edging to leather on boards. Marbled endpapers and edges. In very good condition. Some light fading to spines, some minor handling marks and rubbing to boards, a couple of small nicks to corners on vol.1. some minor rubbing to edges. Small surface chip to leather on front of vol.2 and small chip to paper on rear of vol.1. Some moderate foxing and darkening to blank sides of endpapers and blank prelims. Binders stamps to fronts. Frontis tissue guards darkened and foxed, some darkening to edges of title pages and frontis plates. One or two minor spots to inside pages, a couple of minor handling marks else pages, plates and maps all very clean, bright and tight throughout. Else an excellent clean and tight set. 511 & 522 pp. Illustrated with numerous photogravure and steel-engraved portrait plates, and many fold out maps.
Title: Forty-One Years in India. From Subaltern to Commander-in-Chief. Sixth Edition.
Categories: Military Subjects,
Publisher: London, Richard Bentley, 1897 6th:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 84207
Keywords: Military Subjects Military, Far East, india, lord roberts, kandahar, commander, subaltern, LORD ROBERTS OF KANDAHAR, FIELD-MARSHALL: Forty-One Years in India, Richard Bentley, 1897 1st, 2 vols, maps, plates, Illustrated with numerous photogravure / steel-engraved, engravings, leather fine binding, Mudie