10 sepia lithographed plates and 4 black and white vignettes. Celebrates British military heroics, from Ramilies to Balaclava, via Waterloo and other battlefields associated with glory. Oblong. Red cloth with gold lettering. VG- (cover only lightly worn). N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : Brave Deeds.
Éditeur : Griffith, Farran, Okeden and Welsh, Lndn/no date (1889).
Reliure : Hardback.
Description du livre Griffith Farran Okeden & Welsh, London. Hardcover. État : Fair. 1st Edition. Circa 1885. Large landscape format hardcover with red cloth boards and Gilt titles. A collection of 10 Full page illustrations and 4 Vingettes. Frotpiece, The Carabineers at Ramiles 23 May 1706. The 34th at Fontenoy 11 May 1745. The 28th at Alexandria 21 March 1801. Norman Ramseys Horse Artillery at Fuentes D'Onoro 3¿5 May 1811. The 57th at Alubera 16 May 1811. The Greys and the 92nd at Waterloo Sunday, 18 June 1815. The 1st Life Guards at waterloo Sunday, 18 June 1815. The Grenadier Guards at the Alma 20 September 1854. and The Light Brigade at Balaclava 25 October 1854. All plates are present. There are some condition issues. Light foxing and tanning. One dis-bound plate. Cracked hinge at the centre of the book. Tissue guards have corners ripped. The red boards have some soiling and marks. Still a fantastic view of British military history. N° de réf. du libraire 017969