The Dorsetshire Regiment – The Thirty-Ninth and Fifty-Fourth Foot & The Dorset Militia and Volunteers by C. T. Atkinson (Oxford University Press, 1st edition 1947). A comprehensive regimental history – three parts in two volumes. Hardback – publisher’s cloth with titles and decoration in gilt. pp. xvii, , -355; viii, , -223, , -284; including maps within the text plus fold-out maps and plans. 9.5 x 6.25 in. approx. (242mm x 159mm). Foxing/spotting to endpapers; occasional foxing/spotting throughout but generally very clean; spotting to page edges; first volume slightly bumped to head and tail of spine. Overall, a particularly nice, clean set.
Author C. T. Atkinson