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In the Ranks of the C.I.V.: a narrative and diary of personal experiences with the C.I.V. Battery (Honarary Artillery Company) in South Africa.

By: CHILDERS, Erskine.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co: 1900

Seller ID: 26223

(Macmillan's Colonial Library). Octavo. 301pp, tissue-protected frontispiece, 6pp publisher's advertisements, 8pp series lists. Original cloth decorated in blind and gilt (a few stains on boards, corners and head and tail of spine showing light wear). Front free endpaper missing, top right corner of pages stained by liquid but no adhesion, a few spots scatterered throughout, otherwise good. ***The well-known Hobart lawyer and book collector Henry Allport's copy, with his name and inscriptions 'read' and 'keep this book' in pencil on front free endpaper. View more info