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The Life of John Nicholson, Soldier and Administrator - L.J. TROTTER - 1898. 
John Murray, 1898. 8vo., Second Edition, with a portrait frontispiece in photogravure (original tissue guard present), a portrait in Daguerreotype (original tissue guard present), an illustration in the text and 3 folding coloured maps, plates ands guards mildly foxed; handsomely bound in burgundy full morocco, back gilt with five raised bands, second and fourth compartments lettered and ruled in gilt, all other compartments tooled and ruled in gilt, uncut, a most attractive copy ideal as a gift or for presentation. In addition to Nicholson's service during the Mutiny and his death at the storming of Delhi, there is much detailed coverage of his career in India, Afghanistan and the Punjab. First published in the previous year. A lovely copy.
[Bookseller: antiquarian bookshop Island Books]
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