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R C W Mitford
1881 To Caubul with the Cavalry Brigade R C W Mitford 1st Ed
London: W H Allen and Co. Click here to see our other books! To Caubul with the Cavalry Brigade R C W Mitford 1881 W H Allen and Co : London 9" by 6" viii, [1], 2-205, [2], [3], 2-44, [4]pp SUMMARY A very scarce, first edition copy of R C W Mitford's account of Caubul in the Cavalry Brigade. First Edition,Original Source,Publishers' Original Binding,Very Scarce Overall Condition: Very Good This book weighs 0.75 KG when packed UK Postage: £ 3.99 US Postage: £ 19.99 EU Postage: £ 15.99 European Postage: £ 16.99 Asia Postage: £ 21.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 25.99 DESCRIPTION In the publisher's original cloth binding, with a 48 page catalogue at the rear dated 1881. Illustrated, with six plates and a folding map to the rear. From the library of Lt. Col. R.J. Wyatt MBE. Mitford served with the 14th Regt. Bengal Cavalry whilst it was engaged in war, and the advance on and occupation of Kabul. This work gives great detail of the campaign, including the death of Cavagnari. He notes to the introduction that this work is 'a sketch of personal experiences during the late Caubul Campaign, and thus its purely egotistical tenor will I trust be apologised for.' A first-hand insight into this military campaign. CONDITION In the publisher's original cloth binding. Externally, generally smart. Light bumping to the head and tail of spine. Small split to the cloth at the head of front joint. A few light spots to the spine. Stamp to the front pastedown, 'University of Cape Town Library'. Prior owner's inscription to the front pastedown, Gladstone Solomon. Offsetting to the title page and frontispi … [Click Below for Full Description]
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