The Conquest of Scinde, with Some Introductory Passages in the Life of Major-General Sir Charles James Napier. (Volume 2)

The Conquest of Scinde, with Some Introductory Passages in the Life of Major-General Sir Charles James Napier. (Volume 2)

Napier, Major-General W.F.P.

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Written in defence (by his brother) of Napier's controversial role in conquering the Sindh Province, now Pakistan. Missing volume 1 for a complete edition.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: T.&.W. Boone
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Date Published: 1845
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Vol. 2 ONLY. 198-531 p. 23 cm red cloth hardcover binding with gold lettering on spine and impressing on boards. Includes 4 fold-out plans - Sketch of Scinde, Plan of the Battle of Meeanee, Plan of the Invasion of Hyderabad, Plan of the Battle of Hyderabad. Binding soiled with tears along hinges and top extreme of spine. Front endpapers torn with bookplate and bookseller labels. Some stains and spotting. Text unmarked and page surface mostly white and bright. Sold "as-is."