Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1856. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good+ condition. Item #007195
xxviii, 234 pages of text. Hardcover half-leather binding with marbled boards; moderate rubbing to extremities, and spine is darkened, sunned and crackling, with missing spine labels. Interior is in excellent condition, with minor browing to edges of several pages, and previous owner's name handwritten neatly on verso of title page "Owen F. Aldis." Contains four tinted (colored) lithograph plates, a small fold-out map (slightly mis-folded), and a large fold-out map following text. Plates protected with original tissue guard and are unfoxed and without blemish or defect. Military History. The text is clean and unmarked. First edition.