London: Eliot Stock, 1893. 2 volumes. Volume I: Soldiering in India. Volume II: Civil Service in Sheerness and Chatham Dockyards; Home and Foreign Travel.xvi, 558; viii, 574, plus 16pp of ads. Thick 8vo, original gilt-lettered brown cloth (spine ends neatly repaired; first several pages torn at top edge but otherwise an unread copy with unopened pages). London: Elliot Stock, 1893. First edition. A very good copy.
Prague: P. Bohmans Erben, 1824. Slim oblong 4to, contemporary calf (leather is well-rubbed with neat repairs to spine; rear endpaper lacking and front flyleaf clipped; light marginal stains on some plates but very little foxing). Prag: P. Bohmans Erben, 1824 "The Essence of Roman War" with incredible vivid illustrations featuring battle scenes, troop formations, naval warfare, war elephants, gladiators, fortifications, weaponry, etc.
London: George Routledge. Illus. 12mo, original green decorated cloth, cloth lightly soiled, edges of corners lightly worn and bumped. London: George Routledge, n.d., circa 1880. Biographical sketches of George Washington, the Duke of Marlborough, the Duke of Wellington, Napoleon, Ulysses S. Grant, and others.
Paris: Berger-Levrault, 1916. Over 100 black & white illustrations, 22pp. of text, first few pages heavily foxed, 8vo, rebound in dark green cloth with the original brown pictorial wrappers bound in (front wrapper loose). Paris: Berger-Levrault, 1916. First Edition. Very Good. Illustrations by Forain, Iribe, Morin, Poulbot, Roubille, Sem, Steinlin, Valloton and others. Ownership bookplate.
Albany: J. Munsell, 1857. against Ticonderoga and Crown Point. 1759. Folding map. xi, 220pp. 8vo, contemporary 3/4 brown morocco, spine ends lightly worn, edges of corners bumped and worn, some pages dampstained in margins. Albany: J. Munsell, 1857. First Edition One of 100 copies. Inscribed by Robert Townsend to his cousin. Townsend was a naval officer during the Mexican and Civil Wars. "He (Townsend) was the owner of the most valuable private library in Albany." Dictionary of American Biography XVIII, page 621. Howes W-544.
London: Privately Printed. Containing the Second Edition of A Poetical Sketch of the Campaign of 1793, revised and considerably enlarged...also a Similar Sketch of the Campaign of 1794; to which is added A Narrative of the Retreat of 1795... 2 volumes bound in one. Hand-colored frontispieces and 4 full-page black and white engravings. 8vo, marbled boards recently rebacked in period style with title in gilt on spine. London: printed for the author.--Published by Cadell, et al, no date, ca. 1795...