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Author
CONNOLLY, T.W.J.
Title
The History of the Corps of Royal Sappers and Miners.
Published
London: Longman, Brown, Green, 1855.
Description
8vo .2 vols; bound in quarter calf over brown straight grained boards; gilt to spine; "City of York Public Library..." bookplate to front paste downs; text is clean. Plates have an unobtrusive blind library stamp, and are marked on verso with an inked library stamp. 17 hand coloured lithograph plates, these are bright and crisp - in good condition throughout.

Coloured plates in order:

Volume 1.

1. Frontis. Uniform 1786.
2. Working Dress 1786.
3. Uniform 1787.
4. Working Dress 1787.
5. Uniform 1792.
6. Working Dress 1794.
7. Working Dress 1795.
8. Uniform 1797.

Volume 2.

9. Frontis. Uniform 1802.
10. Working Dress 1813.
11. Uniform 1813.
12. Uniform 1823.
13. Uniform & Working Dress 1825.
14. Uniform 1832.
15. Uniform 1843.
16. Uniform 1854.
17. Working Dress 1854.
Hand coloured plates
17
Binding/Size
S=8vo
Category
History - England, Military
Value
$0-5,000
Stock ID
458