The Dispatches of Field Marshal The Duke of Wellington, During His Various Campaigns in India, Denmark, Portugal, Spain, The Low Countries, and France, from 1799-1818.
London: John Murray, 1837. 13 volume set, 8 1/2 inches tall. An exceptionally neat and tidy set in an early Victorian half calf binding with wide raised bands, twin labels and pallets framing the boards. Pink speckled edges. Complete with the often absent index volume. Two bookplates. With an autographed letter from Colonel John Gurwood to Admiral Sir Philip Durham dated 1843 tipped in. A couple of very small marks otherwise a remarkably clean set, inside and out.