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|[an error occurred while processing this directive]|Author: GLOVER, MICHAEL. FOREWORD BY ANTONY BRETT-JAMES. Title: An Assemblage of Indian Army Soldiers & Uniforms from the Original Paintings of the Late Chater Paul Chater.
Description: London, Perpetua. 1973, First Edition. (ISBN: 0903070049) Hard Cover with dust jacket. Ill.: Chater Paul Chater. xxi, (Foreword and Introduction) + (131) pp. (text and 41 full page color plates with title and caption on facing page), (xxii)-xxvii (Glossary, Source of Quotations and Index). Pictorial endpapers, double page map, reproductions of 57 watercolor paintings including 41 full-page. Contents: List of Plates; Map of Indian Empire; Foreword; Introduction; The Armies of Indian (1609-1914): The armies of the Honourable Company / Soldiers of the Queen Empress. The Plates: The Company's Army / 1858-1902: Cavalry - Infantry / 1903-22: Cavalry - Infantry / 1922-39. Glossary; Source of Quotations; Index. Previous owner's name in ink on front free endpaper, very light wrinkling at top of spine. Dust jacket has wear and wrinkling at top of spine/hinges - very light edge wear elsewhere, one tiny edge tear and a 1" edge tear, small area of delamination at bottom of rear hinge, very light browning at top inside edge and a few tiny foxing marks, protected in a mylar sleeve. Very Good+/Very Good.
Keywords: Indian Army, Soldiers, Chater Paul Chater, Victorian Era, Sepoys, East India Company, Bengal, Guides, Harry Lumsden, Kitchener, Indian Mutiny, North-West Frontier, Reconstruction, Punjab, Sikh, Bombay, Burma, Honourable Company, French, Field Marshal Lord
Price: US$ 20.00 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 29911
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