History of the Royal Sappers and Miners, from the Formation of the corps in March 1772…. T. W. J. CONNOLLY.

History of the Royal Sappers and Miners, from the Formation of the corps in March 1772…

London: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, and Roberts, 1857.

Two volumes, octavo, seventeen coloured plates,in half-red morocco by Sangorski, spines with raised bands with gilt lettering.

Sir George Grey overland in South Australia.

Second edition, with considerable additions and a pleasing suite of lithographic plates showing uniform changes through the history of the Sappers and Miners (until redesignated as the Royal Engineers in 1856).

Second edition, with considerable additions and a pleasing suite of lithographic plates showing uniform changes through the history of the Sappers and Miners (until redesignated as the Royal Engineers in 1856).

Entries from 1837-1839 relate to Australia, including vivid accounts of privations faced by Sir George Grey's campaigns into South and Western Australia.

Condition Report: Slight foxing affecting preliminary leaves; a most attractive set.

Price (AUD): $750.00

US$552.56   Other currencies

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