ALLEN, Bernard M.
Gordon and the Sudan.
First edition, first impression, uncommon in the dust jacket. “Despite hundreds of book-length treatments, the classic biography remains Bernard M. Allen, Gordon and the Sudan” (Daly & Hogan, Images of Empire: Photographic Sources for the British in the Sudan, 2005, p. 11).
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Octavo. Original dark blue cloth, gilt lettered spine, gilt stamp on front cover. With the dust jacket. Frontispiece and 27 plates. Jacket lightly soiled, a few nicks and short tears (some loss), top and fore edge lightly foxed. An excellent copy.