The Crisis and Close of the Action at Waterloo, by an Eye-Witness.

By: [GAWLER, George]

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8vo. pp. 48; folding map. Original cloth, printed label to front cover. Fine. With the Raglan and Centilla book plates. Presentation copy, Inscribed by the author to Lord Raglan "Lord Fitzroy Somerset from the author Major Gawler 52nd Rgt." Gawler participated in the Peninsular War; he was a member of the storming party at Badojoz (with Raglan) where he was wounded; he fought at Waterloo as a lieutenant. He reached the rank of lieutenant-colonel in 1837 and was appointed Governor of South Australia in 1838.

Title: The Crisis and Close of the Action at Waterloo, by an Eye-Witness.

Author Name: [GAWLER, George]

Categories: Lord Raglan::,

Publisher: Dublin: Richard Milliken, 1833.:

Seller ID: 37656