History of the 2nd Bn. Royal Dublin Fusiliers, formerly 1st Bombay European Regt. & 103rd Foot

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Mainwaring, Major Arthur, 2nd Royal Dublin Fusiliers: Crown and Company. The Historical Records of the 2nd Batt. Royal Dublin Fusiliers, formerly the 1st Bombay European Regiment, 1662-1911.  Arthur J. Humphreys [London] 1911 1st edition [10 x 8 ins[

Folding map of India, 9 coloured plates, 45 other plates [correct as list], xxii (including list of subscribers), 437pp. Original green cloth gilt, front board gilt blocked with title and regimental badge, small marks to rear board, a very good clean copy, some pages still uncut, a little occasional light foxing but affecting very few pages, endpapers split along hinges, holding on the linen. A very thorough and solid history with a large amount on service in the southern part of India (the first 13 of 17 chapters), chapter 14 deals with service as marines in Burma, the capture of Aden, etc., chapter 15 is devoted to Mooltan, 16 to Goojerat, and 17 covers the last fifty years after the transfer of power from the East India Company to the Crown. Appendices include uniform, medals, nominal rolls of officers, regimental badges, etc. Perkins p 389. A very large heavy volume which will incur heavy postage costs of sent abroad. may19/3

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