Robert Brown, Corporal in the Coldstream Guards

An Impartial Journal of a Detachment from the Brigade of Foot Guards - Commencing 25th Febuary 1793 and ending 9th of May 1795 - Fine Binding, 1975

Published: John Stockdale, London

Date: 1795

Illustrated with a large folding map of the seat of war. Half brown morocco with blind ruling to both marbled boars and silk head and tailbands. Gilt ruling to raised bands and title, author and dates to spine in gilt. Large folding hand coloured map with a repair and contemporary news cutting describing the "Siege of Valenciennes" pasted to back of half title leaf. Some light browning to the first few leaves, otherwise text is fine and clean throughout. A scarce, if not rare book, I could only find one copy for sale online. Fine binding by Atkinsons of Salisbury with their ticket pasted inside back cover.




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