Her Majesty's Army
A Descriptive Account
Various Regiments Now Comprising The Queens Forces,
From Their First Establishment To The Present Time.
By Walter Richards
With Coloured Illustrations By G.D. Giles
Virtue & Co Limited
(Undated, But Circa 1890).
Volumes One And Two Of A Three Volume Set,
Lacks Volume Three, Colonial Troops.
Volume One - Troops Of The Army Proper,
Cavalry, Line Troops &c.
Volume Two - Territorial Troops.
The Publications measure approx 23cm (9") by 28.5cm (11.2") and contain approximately 352 pages each with 31 full colour illustrations including tissue protectors, in total.
A superb insight into the history of the British Army and a look into the Victorian military mind.
The book recounts many famous engagements and gives a good account of the regiments involved.
Both books are fully bound with no loss, although there is one loose plate in volume one.
There are no bookplates or inscriptions.
The full black leather bindings have obvious edgewear and surface marking.
All the joints have some cracking in evidence at the ends but remain firm.
The spines have some end loss and a chip out of the title of volume one.
U.K. Standard - £0.00 Free
U.K. Priority - £24.00
Europe - £24.00
U.S.A. & World - £51.00