"A Voice from Waterloo. A History of the Battle fought on the 18th June 1815. With a Selection from the Wellington Despatches, General Orders and Letters relating to the Battle. Tenth Edition, Revised and Enlarged. IN FULL MOROCCO"
"Hotel de Musee, Braine-L'Alleud, Brussels, 1913" "Sm. 8vo., Tenth Edition, with a frontispiece, 6 photographic plates, a full-page outline map coloured by hand, 5 engraved illustrations in the text and a large folding plan of the battle coloured by hand, page-edges browning slightly as usual; handsomely bound in red full morocco, back with raised bands lettered in gilt, original printed wrappers preserved, a most attractive copy ideal as a gift or for presentation. Cotton served in the 7th Hussars and later spent fourteen years as resident guide to the battlefield. This edition is one of the several issues printed by Tilbury for the Hotel de Musee. A lovely copy."
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Keywords: "military, napoleon, napoleonic wars, wellington, waterloo, cotton, 7th hussars"