Search results for: 'SMITH, Sir Harry'
SMITH, Sir Harry. The Autobiography of Lieutenant-General Sir Harry Smith.
London : 1902 and 1901First edition of volume II, early reprint of volume I. Smith's (1787-1860) career was remarkable and romantic. His autobiography includes detail of his early service in South America, Monte Video and Buenos Aires in 1806-7; through the Napoleonic Wars: the Peninsular, Corunna, Torres Vedras, Ciudad Rodrigo, Badajos - where he met the lovely Juana, the... Learn More£150.00
Stock Code: 140540
HARDINGE, Henry; Hugh Gough; Harry Smith. The War in India. Despatches of...
London : 1846First edition of an early and key text on the First Sikh War (1845-6), "useful in the way it presents the campaign as it unfolds, rather than with the benefit of hindsight" (Smith, p.94), decidedly uncommon, this a very smart copy. The conflict has been described by Amarpal S. Sidhu as "the first serious challenge to European military predominance".
Hardinge,... Learn More£1,250.00
Stock Code: 142208
SCHMOLLER, Hans. Mr Gladstone's Washi.
Newtown, PA : 1984First edition, limited to 500 copies printed on mouldmade Hahnemühle paper in Van Dijck types, of which this is number 352. A most attractive production, incorporating a facsimile of Sir Harry Parkes's original report and handsome reproductions of various artefacts that he collected in the course of his inquiry. "At the request of the Foreign Secretary... Learn More£225.00
Stock Code: 113217