Category: Military History

THE KING'S OWN. The Story Of A Royal Regiment. Volume One 1680-1814; Volume Two 1814-1914. Stock code: 13818

Author / Artist:

Cowper, Colonel L. I.


First edition. Two volumes. Publisher's original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in plain original glassine dustwrappers. Volume I: 552pp. 21pp of illustrations and 39 maps; Volume II: 449pp, 12pp of illustrations and 19 maps. A lovely near fine set, the bindings square and firm, the spines very slightly faded with the cloth fresh and bright. The contents are entirely complete and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. The text block edges are spotted otherwise the contents and all illustrations and maps are in fine, fresh condition. The chipped and torn plain original glassine dustwrappers are present as issued. An attractive set.




A third volume covering 1914-1950 was published in 1957.