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FORREST (G W) A History of the Indian Mutiny. Vols. 1 & 2 of 3 only.
507 & 415p. Vols. 1 & 2 of 3 only. 1904. 507 & 415p. Orig. cloth very worn. Spine vol. 1 very frayed. Hinges split. Ex Lib with usual stamps & labels. Scattered spotting & wear to some edges. Lacks maps in rear pockets. To end of Siege of Lucknow.
HARRIS (J) The Indian Mutiny.
208p. D/J a little rubbed. B/C edn.
The British at War Series.
OMISSI (D) The Sepoy and the Raj: The Indian Army, 1860- 1940.
313p. P/B. Cover rubbed at edges with bumped corner & creased spine. Part of bibliography has been highlighted in yellow.
WOOD (E) The Revolt in Hindustan 1857- 59.
367p. Orig. cloth sunned mainly to spine. Foot of spine & corner bumped. Pages rough trimmed with some browning mainly to early & latter pages.
ALLEN (C) Soldier Sahibs - The Men who Made the North-West Frontier.
368p. D/J clipped. Spotting to front endpaper. Edges browned & a little grubby.
BANCROFT (N W) From Recruit to Staff Sergeant.
121p. Clipped D/J worn & torn with sunned spine. Foot of spine bumped & rubbed - as are edges of boards. Facsimile of 1900 edn. Service in the Bengal Horse Artillery in the Sutlej Campaign.
MOBERLY (W I) Raj & Post Raj: Low-Level Reminiscence of Life in Two Armies.
233p. D/J rubbed. Light staining to edges. Service before, during and after WW2.
ROBINSON-HORLEY (E W) Last Post: An Indian Army Memoir.
178p. Clipped D/J rubbed at edges with several small tears & creasing to top edge. Foot of spine bumped. The end of empire.
WOOD (E ) The Revolt in Hindustan 1857-59.
367p. Orig. cloth sunned to spine & edges. Bottom corners bumped. Small nick to foot of spine. Pages rough trimmed with browning & scattered spotting to edges & front & rear pages.
YOUNG (D) Fountain of the Elephants.
319p. D/J worn & torn with repairs. Spine sunned (title faded away). Polythene cover. Prev. owner's label to FEP. Spotting to dust marked edges. Benoit de Boigne.
Harris (J) The Indian Mutiny
208p B/C edn. D/J rubbed with tear to head of spine. Browning to edges & some margins. 2 small indentations to front
The British at War Series
Holmes (R) Sahib: The British Soldier in India 1750- 1914
572p D/J rubbed & marked with creasing to edges. Pages a little grubby at edges. Signed copy. SOLD
Keay (J) The Honourable Company: A History of the English East India Company
475p P/B. Cover creased – mainly to spine. Edges browned
Brooke-Hunt (V) Lord Roberts : A Biography.
362p Orig. cloth rubbed with sunned spine (which is frayed to head & foot). Hinges cracked. Edges browned with scattered spotting throughout.
Featherstone (D) Victorian Colonial Warfare: India from the Conquest of Sind to the Indian Mutiny.
158p D/J lightly sunned at spine & rubbed at edges with a small nick & creasing to head of spine. Slight marking to top edge.
Forrest (Sir G.) The Life of Lord Clive.
2 vols. 472 & 438p. Orig. cloth rubbed & marked with fraying to head & foot of spines and several old worm holes (also affecting a few pages). Vol. 1 has a split to the top front joint & vol. 2 has a small tear to the front cloth & a damp stain to the rear. Hinges of vol. 1 cracked. Edges browned with scattered spotting throughout.
Forrest (Sir G.) The Life of Lord Roberts.
380p Orig. cloth worn & heavily dampstained. Front endpaper missing with tape repairs to half title & frontis. Edges browned & several stains – mainly to rear pages. Scattered spotting & some browning to plates & tissue guards.
Forrest (G.W.) Sepoy Generals: Wellington to Roberts.
478p Orig. cloth worn & heavily stained. Edges, endpapers & some margins stained. Edges browned with scattered spotting & some ink markings throughout.
Hodder (R) Famous Fights of Indian Native Regiments.
182p Orig. dec. cloth worn & stained. Edges & endpapers browned with occasional spotting to margins. Hinges cracked.
235p Orig. cloth rubbed, with sunned spine. Edges, endpapers & frontis browned. Top edge dust stained. Some pages rough trimmed.
English Men of Action Series.
Mason (P) A Matter of Honour: An Account of the Indian Army, Its Officers and Men.
580p Orig. cloth rubbed & dampstained, particularly to spine & rear which is also ‘wrinkled’. Edges browned & several small stains.
Robinson (J) Angels of Albion: Women of the Indian Mutiny.
298p P/B. Cover rubbed at edges with creased spine. Edges browned.
Temple (Sir R.) Lord Lawrence.
203p Orig. cloth rubbed with sunned spine. Edges & endpapers browned. Top edge dust stained. Some pages rough trimmed. English Men of Action Series.
English Men of Action Series.
Wilson (Col. Sir C.) Lord Clive.
221p Orig. cloth rubbed with sunned spine. Edges & endpapers browned, as is title page (by frontis tissue guard). Top edge dust stained. Some pages rough trimmed.
English Men of Action Series.
Woodyatt (Maj.-Gen. N.) Under Ten Viceroys: Reminisances of a Gurkha.
320p Ex Lib. with remains of Boots Library label to front & label inside rear cover. Orig. dec. cloth Rubbed & stained. Spine sunned & frayed with a split to head. Edges, endpapers & frontis tissue guard browned. Scattered spotting throughout.
Yeats-Brown (F) Bengal Lancer.
4th imp. Aug. 1930
288p Orig. cloth rubbed & marked to rear. Spine sunned with small split to head. Edges a little browned with occasional spotting throughout.
Younghusband (Sir F.) The Light of Experience: A Review of Some Men and Events of My Time.
305p Orig. cloth rubbed & marked with sunned & stained spine a little frayed. Top edge of front board creased causing a small tear to joint. Edges rough cut & browned with dust marked top. Endpapers browned with occasional spotting throughout.
Allen. (C.) Soldier Sahibs - The Men who made the North-West Frontier.
368p P/B. Cover edges rubbed with creased spine. Edges browned with a small stain to bottom corner.
Forbes-Mitchell. (W.) The Relief of Lucknow.
159p Folio Society edn. Orig. silver dec. cloth rubbed & slightly marked with sunned spine. Pages browned with occasional spotting, mainly to edges & endpapers.
Lawrence. (R.) Charles Napier Friend & Fighter 1782-1853.
236p Orig. cloth rubbed, with several ink? stains. Edges browned.
MacMunn. (Sir G.) Vignettes from Indian Wars.
214p Orig. cloth a little stained with worn corners & fraying to spine. Edges & endpapers browned with scattered spotting throughout.
Malleson. (Col. G.B.) The Indian Mutiny of 1857.
421p Orig. cloth rubbed with frayed edges & small loss to head & foot of spine. Hinges cracked/partially split. Edges browned/dustmarked. Endpapers browned. Occasional spotting & pencil markings.
Moyse-Bartlett. (H. ) The Pirates of Trucial Oman.
256p D/J worn & torn with small loss. Some browning to edges & endpapers. Occasional spotting throughout.