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Image for A Frontier Campaign: A Narrative of the Operations of the Malakand and Buner Field Forces, 1897 - 1898.

A Frontier Campaign: A Narrative of the Operations of the Malakand and Buner Field Forces, 1897 - 1898.

By: Fincastle, The Viscount & Eliott-Lockhart, P. C.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Methuen, 1898.: 1898

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 86-225


1st ed. NAP. 232p. Folding Map. Illustrations by officers of the force. Compiled, with the aid of the official dispatches, from the rough diaries of two officers, who served in different brigades of the force and witnessed many of the events described, Original red cloth. Image of drummer and flag bearer in gilt on front. Foxing. Near Fine Copy View more info

Image for Afghan Campaigns of 1878 - 1880: Compiled from Official and Private Sources. Two volumes: Historical Division, and Biographical Division.

Afghan Campaigns of 1878 - 1880: Compiled from Official and Private Sources. Two volumes: Historical Division, and Biographical Division.

By: Shadbolt, Sydney.

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1882.: 1882

Seller ID: 86-234


2 vols. 252p. + 274p. Portrait frontispiece of Lieutenant-General Sir Frederick Roberts tipped-in the Historical Division. Twenty pages of 7 bust photos of officers lost in the operations in the Biographical Division. 6 maps (1 folding) in the Historical Division. "Containing a Rapid Sketch of the War, Maps illustrating the Operations and the Movements of the Forces, One Hundred and Forty Permanent Photographs of Officers who lost their Lives in the Campaigns and of Reci... View more info

Image for Causes of the Afghan War: Being a Selection of the Papers Laid Before Parliament with a Connecting Narrative and Comment.

Causes of the Afghan War: Being a Selection of the Papers Laid Before Parliament with a Connecting Narrative and Comment.

By: UK, Parliament.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, 1879.: 1879

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 86-232


1st ed. 319p. Original red cloth. Gilt letter on spine. Spine darkened. Some foxing. Very Good Copy View more info

Image for Chitral Campaign: A Narrative of Events in Chitral, Swat, and Bajour.

Chitral Campaign: A Narrative of Events in Chitral, Swat, and Bajour.

By: Thomson, H. C.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Heinemann, 1895.: 1895

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 86-238


1st ed. 312p. Photos. Illustrations. Map. Original red cloth with gilt lettering & image of knife on spine. Gilt view of Chitral on front. Spine slightly sunned. In mylar sleeves Near Fine Copy View more info

Image for Field Marshal Sir Neville Chamberlain.

Field Marshal Sir Neville Chamberlain.

By: Forrest, G. W.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: William Blackwood, 1909.: 1909

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 86-233


1st ed. 512p. 2 engraved photos of Chamberlain. Chamberlain was commissioned a sub-lieutenant in the 11th Foot on 9 August 1873,and promoted to lieutenant in August 1874. In 1878, during the Second Anglo-Afghan War, he joined the staff of Field Marshal Sir Frederick Roberts, Commander-in-Chief of the British Army in Afghanistan. He was wounded slightly at the Battle of Kandahar. He served with Roberts at Ootacamund between 1881 and 1884.He was promoted to captain in Augu... View more info

Fierce Pawns.

By: Macrory, Patrick

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lippincott, 1966.: 1966

Seller ID: 57-389


NAP. 352p. Photos. Maps. First Afghan War 1842. Fine/Fine Copy View more info

Image for Kandahar in 1879; Being the Diary of Major Le Messurier, R. E.; Brigade-Major with the Quetta Column, Reprinted with Corrections & Additions, from the Royal Engineers' Journal.

Kandahar in 1879; Being the Diary of Major Le Messurier, R. E.; Brigade-Major with the Quetta Column, Reprinted with Corrections & Additions, from the Royal Engineers' Journal.

By: Le Messurier, Maj. Augustus. (R.E.).

Price: $350.00

Publisher: W. H. Allen, 1880.: 1880

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 86-243


1st ed. NAP. 282p. See Riddick 378. He says the author includes much technical detail. Original embossed red cloth Gilt lettering. Inscribed: "With Compliments of the author, 1901" opposite title. Spine darkened. Near Fine Copy View more info

Image for Narrative of the Campaign of the Army of the Indus, in Sind and Kaubool, in 1838-9. (2 Vols.).

Narrative of the Campaign of the Army of the Indus, in Sind and Kaubool, in 1838-9. (2 Vols.).

By: Kennedy, Richard Hartley M. D.

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: Richard Bentley, 1840.: 1840

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 86-226


1st ed. Two vols. 291p. + 307p. 2 engraved plates in Vol. I+ 3 plates in Vol. II. Several other Illustrations in the text. Author was chief of Medical Staff of the Bombay Division of the Army of the Indus. First Afghan War. See Riddick 132. Original embossed brown cloth. Spines slightly sunned. 19th c. library bookplates Very Good Set View more info

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Personal Records of the Kandahar Campaign by Officers Engaged Therein.

By: Ashe, Maj. Waller (Walter)Editor. (King's Dragoon Guards).

Price: $1,100.00

Publisher: David Bogue, 1881.: 1881

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 86-242


1st ed. NAP. 252p. Original brown embossed cloth. Second Afghan War: focus mainly on General Burrow's disastrous defeat at Maiwand, and the consequent relief force led by General Roberts. See Riddick 271. Copy of Edward K. Foosbery. Dated 1881. Five page manuscript account of the death of Capt. Garrett at Maiwand dated 1880 laid-in. Fine Copy View more info

Image for Recollections of the Kabul Campaign, 1879 & 1880.

Recollections of the Kabul Campaign, 1879 & 1880.

By: Duke, Joshua. Bengal Medical Service.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London: W. H. Allen, 1883.: 1883

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed VIP

Seller ID: 86-240


1st ed. 424p. Illustrations. Folding Map. See Riddick 319. Describes the advance of the Kuram Field Force to Kabul , defeat of the Afghan force to storm the British garrison, March to Kandahar by Roberts. Lacking in observations of medical practice. Original red cloth with gilt bands and lettering. Copy of Maj. J. M. Pratt dated 1883 who is mentioned in several passages in the book. Manuscript letter tipped in addressed to a Mr. Hagley declining an invitation to dine SIG... View more info

Image for Second Afghan War 1878-80: Abridged Official Account.

Second Afghan War 1878-80: Abridged Official Account.

By: Army Headquarters, India, Intelligence Branch.

Price: $1,700.00

Publisher: Murray, 1908.: 1908

Seller ID: 86-235


734p. Folding Maps. Red cloth. Top edge gilt. Gilt lettering on spine. Heavy. Near Fine Copy View more info

Image for With the Kurram Field Force 1878-79.

With the Kurram Field Force 1878-79.

By: Colquhoun, Maj. J. A. S. (R. A.).

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: W. H. Allen, 1881.: 1881

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed VIP

Seller ID: 86-236


1st ed. 419p. Folding maps and table. Illustrations by the author. Original blue cloth. Gilt lettering on spine. Armorial Bookplate of Hereward Brackenburry. Also signed by him. Rubber stamp title page says "Compliments of the publisher" Fine Copy View more info

Image for With the Zhob Field Force 1890.

With the Zhob Field Force 1890.

By: McFall, Capt. Crawford.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann, 1895.: 1895

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 86-249


1st ed. 232p. Illustrated by the author. Some full page. 4 in color. The author was attached to the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry during this operation on the Northwest Frontier. See Riddick 384. Original green cloth with black lettering on front. Gilt lettering on spine. SIGNED & inscribed with a drawing to Mrs. Langrish on the front end paper. Flyleaf foxed. In mylar sleeve. Near Fine Copy View more info