Search results for: 'OUTRAM, Sir James'
OUTRAM, Sir James. Lieut-General Sir James Outram's Campaign in India, 1857-1858;
London : 1860First UK edition, greatly improved and expanded from the unprocurable Calcutta edition of 1858, and "printed for presentation to personal friends of Sir James Outram, who begs that it may be regarded as a private communication, and not a publication" (title page). It remains uncommon: five copies traced in British and Irish institutional libraries (Aberdeen,... Learn More£1,500.00
Stock Code: 116085
(OUTRAM, Sir James.) GOLDSMID, F. J. James Outram. A Biography.
London : 1880First edition of Goldsmid's "authoritative" biography (ODNB), written shortly after his retirement from the army with the rank of major-general, having served with distinction in the Crimea and on the staff of Sir Bartle Frere in Sind. Sir James Outram (1803-1863) holds a prominent position in the pantheon of British soldier-administrators in India,... Learn More£250.00
Stock Code: 142132
OUTRAM, Sir James. Rough Notes of the Campaign in Sinde and Afghanistan in 1838-9.
Bombay : 1840True first edition, published in London later in the same year. First-hand account of the First Anglo-Afghan War, uncommon in either edition, Copac listing only four locations for this Bombay edition - BL, SOAS, Royal Asiatic Society, and Oxford University - and seven copies of the London edition, with just a single copy noted at auction. One of the... Learn More£3,250.00
Stock Code: 118273
HUNT, G. H. Outram & Havelock's Persian Campaign.
London : 1858First edition of this attractively illustrated and uncommon first person account of the brief, five month, Anglo-Persian War (1856-1857) prefaced by an account of Persia and of Anglo-Persian relations by the "prominent Tory journalist" (ODNB) George Henry Townsend. The conflict broke out due to Persia's repeated attempts to annex Herat from Afghanistan.... Learn More£375.00
Stock Code: 139204