Recent British Battles on Land and Sea. [Volume IV only, covering the period 1875-1885]

By: Grant, James

Price: NZ$108.00

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Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Ends of spine rubbed and worn. Rear board nearly detached, with leather split along entire length of the rear joint. 2" split to leather at head of front joint. Front hinge broken, with gutter separation between the frontispiece and the title leaf. Previous owner's ex-libris label. ; No date [c.1897]. Volume IV only. "Vol IV" in gilt on spine, but no mention of volume number on the title page. xi, [1], 624 pages. Contemporary half-leather binding and marbled papered boards. Page dimensions: 257 x 183mm. Page edges sprinkled. Numerous wood-engraved illustrations. This volumes covers the period of wars between the years 1875 and 1885. This inculdes: Expedition to Perak 1875-6; Jowaki Expedition 1877; War in Kaffirland 1877-1881; Basuto War 1879-81; Second Afghan War; Third Afghan War; Zulu War; Operations against Sekukuni; Transvaal War; Egyptian War; Expedition to Sherboro 1993; the War in the Soudan.; 4to

Title: Recent British Battles on Land and Sea. [Volume IV only, covering the period 1875-1885]

Author Name: Grant, James

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London, Cassell & Company: [c1897]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 14066

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