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KNOLLYS (Col. Henry, RA) Life of General Sir Hope Grant, With Selections from His Correspondence. 1st Ed., 2 Vols., xiii+359 & xi+362pp., 3 portraits, 6 plates, 7 maps (3 fldg.). Blackwood. 1894  #62398
[HLMainPic] Hope Grant's 'voluminous' campaign journals inc. China War 1842-44, Sikh Wars, Indian Mutiny (Siege of Delhi), China 1860 (C.-in-C.), edited & compiled by his ADC. Orig. brown cloth, gilt, VG & rare & a rather interesting copy with unusual decorative memorial bookplate: "Crockhamhill Book Club In Memory of Alexander Innes Shand" together with several newspaper clippings paste-in re death of Charles Napier, alongside ink 1967 ownership inscrip. of the late Marquis of Anglesey, historian of the British Cavalry. See illustration on our website.   £275

     




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