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MacMUNN, Sir George.

Behind the Scenes in Many Wars.

Published: London: John Murray, 1930

Stock code: 100699

Price: £125

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First edition, first impression, scarce in the dust jacket. Sir George MacMunn (1869-1952), a lieutenant-general in the Royal Artillery, served with distinction on the North-West frontier, during the third Anglo-Burmese War, in South Africa, and the Dardanelles campaign; his obituary in the Glasgow Herald described him as having a military career which “read like a page from Kipling”.

Octavo. Original blur cloth, gilt lettered spine. With the dust jacket. Portrait frontispiece, 7 plate from photographs, 2 maps. Jacket a little used, a few tears (with loss), back cover of binding a little dusty.

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