2nd Gordon Highlanders. Pictcure record of the battalion at Peshawar in 1907


2nd Battalion The Gordon Highlanders XCII. With brief Historical Account of the Services of the Regiment. Peshawar, India, 1907. F. Bremner, Photographer & Publisher [Lahore] 1907 1st edition oblong 4to [12½ x 9½ ins].

10pp historical account, 43 full plate illustrations of groups of troops, teams, etc. Original maroon cloth gilt resembling a photograph album, regimental badge in gilt to upper board, the title page, text, and first 23 illustration plates are badly affected by damage with some loss from damp to the lower right corner, the text block is stapled and is parting company from the binding by pulling away from the cloth spine and splitting the endpapers. Some interesting photographs including Mounted Infantry, regimental workshops, etc. A defective copy but useful for those studying the regiment, many of the officers and n.c.o.s in the plates are identified. The images, as usual with Bremner, are of high quality. jan7/2 SOLD 12th March 2024