BUTLER, John, Major. A sketch of the services of the Madras European Regiment during the Burmese War. By an officer of the Corps.
London, Smith, Elder and Co., 1839.
8vo. Original pale red cloth, front cover with title vignette blocked in gilt; pp. vii, 104; head and tail of spine with light wear; unopened: provenanance: Argyll bookseller's stamp on rear…
RYAN, Charles Snoddgrass, and John SANDES. Under the Red Crescent. Adventures of an English Surgeon with the Turkish Army at Plevna and Erzeroum, 1877-1878.
London, Murray, 1897.
8vo. Splendid school prize binding for Dulwich College, dated 1904, of blue full calf, blocked in gilt; pp. xix, 435, photogravure portrait and two maps, printed on good quality paper and…
GENERAL HEADQUARTERS MIDDLE EAST. Gen. The Services fortnightly Middle East Digest.
[Cairo, Société Orientale de Publicité, Kasr-el-Aini Printing Press, and Urwand and Sons], February 1, 1942 -January 16, 1943.
8vo. Original colour-printed wrappers, bound in 5 contemporary Middle Eastern green cloth-bound volumes with chipped and faded red sheepskin labels, marbled endpapers; highly illustrated…
LEAKE, Stephen Martin. The Life of Sir John Leake, Knt. Admiral of the Fleet, &c. By Stephen Martin-Leake, Esq; Clarenceux King of Arms.
London, [no printer], 1750.
8vo. Contemporary tree calf, spine decorated with floral ornament in gilt, covers surrounded by gilt-ruled floral border, marbled endpapers; pp. [iii]-viii, [2, errata], 464, folding…
burton in the original cloth
[BURTON, Sir Richard Francis]. Wanderings in West Africa from Liverpool to Fernando Po. By a F.R.G.S.
London, Tinsley Brothers, 18, Catherine St., Strand, 1863.
8vo. 2 vols. Original blind-stamped maroon cloth, lettered in gilt to spine; pp. viii, , 303; [vi], 295; folding map frontispiece to vol. I, wood-engraved frontispiece of "The…