Title History of the Royal Irish Rifles. + History of the First Seven Battalions the Royal Irish Rifles (now the Royal Ulster Rifles) in the Great War. Vol. II.
Book Condition Near Fine
Publisher Gale & Polden, 1914 & 1925. 1914
Seller ID 86-14
Deluxe ed. Ltd ed. Copy 47 of 82 copies. 2 vols. 540p. + 189p. Engravings. Colored Illustrations. Photos. Folding Maps. Vol. I. Covers 83rd & 86th Regiments from 1793 through 1912 including service in the Peninsular War, Indian Mutiny & Boer War. Black leather With gilt crest on front & gilt tiles. Cloth (silk?) endpapers in Vol. I. Marbled paper in Vol. II. All edges gilt. Vol. II. Covers the Great war. Silk front endpaper damaged. Rear loosely attached Very Oversize. Spines slightly sunned. In mylar sleeve. Near Fine Set