A fine copy of Marshman’s life of Major General Sir Henry Hasvrlock, K.C.B.


Marshman, John Clark: Memoirs of Major-General Sir Henry Havelock, K.C.B. Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts 1861 2nd edition 8vo.

Portrait frontispiece, small folding map of the general’s operations and a much larger folding Plan to illustrate the operations for the relief of Lucknow in September & November 1857, x, 462pp. Finely bound in brown full morocco gilt, all edges gilt, a little foxing just to the blanks before the frontispiece, a few spots on the frontispiece, and to the last page of text and following blank, otherwise a fine copy, arms of King’s College, London in gilt to upper board and an armorial prize presentation label bookplate to the pastedown. It would be hard to find a better copy than this. Ladendorf 174.   mar24/2

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