1872 Madras Quarterly Army List , an original Madras printing.


The Quarterly Army List, of Her Majesty’s British and Indian Forces on the Madras Establishment, corrected to 30th September, 1872. By Authority, Adjutant General’s Office, Fort Saint George, 1st October, 1872. Printed at the Asylum Press [Madras]. 1862 1st edition 8vo.

viiii, 323pp, xx Military Index and general index, 101pp Civil Service List, C-in-C’s general orders,  xv Advertisements, original rear printed cover bound in. Re-bound in stout modern black half leather gilt, old personal library stamp to p 7 shows original owner Lieut/A. F. P. Paxton, 17 Regt. Madras. Infy. Rangoon. internally quite clean apart from some stains to title page and child’s drawings to final blank. At this time there were the 16th Lancers & 18th Hussars with eleven British line regiments stationed in the Presidency –  10th, 21st Royal North British Fusiliers, 24th, 43rd, 44th, 45th. 48th, 67th, 89th, & 107th Foot. The book also has details of the Hyderabad Contingent and other subsidiary forces.  jul11/3

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