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The History of Prince Alfred's Guard.

PERRIDGE, Maj. Frank (1939)

£150.00 

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With Which is Affiliated the Royal Scots Fusiliers, 1856-1938. Photographic frontispiece and nine others, maps to endpapers. Mild foxing and browning, otherwise very good in the original red cloth, with gilt Zulu war shield motif to front cover and spine, spine sunned, front cover a little unevenly sunned, with a couple of small stains, in a worn and frayed dust-jacket. xvi, 208pp. Printed by E. H. Walton & Co., Ltd., Port Elizabeth,

This copy inscribed by the author on the half title-page, "To Mr. [?] with all good wishes from Frank Perridge 6.6.39".

Perkins 351. "Active service in the field commenced in 1877 in the Transkei and, two years later, in Zululand. The author gives good detailed coverage of the campaign in Basutoland (1880) and Bechanaland (1897), and then the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902)."

Stock Code: 78360