Book Description

First edition, Canadian issue. "A story of Napoleon's Invasion of Egypt." Lacks illustration at p. 323. Christmas gift inscription dated 1898 on fep. A few gatherings a bit loose and protruding slightly.
Dealer Notes
Despite the 1899 dated title-page this title was actually published on July 28, 1898. [Newbolt 85].
Author G. A. Henty
Date 1899 [but 1898; see note]
Binding Publisher's original pictorial maroon cloth
Publisher London: Blackie & Son / Toronto: William Briggs [&] The Copp Clark Co., Ltd.
Illustrator William Rainey
Condition Near fine
Pages 352 + 32 pp. catalogue

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