With The Ninth Light Horse In The Great War

$800

By Major T.H. Darley, O.B.E.

1 in stock

Description

  • Scarce First Edition [Hassell Press, Adelaide, 1924]
  • Inscription from decorated author
  • Bookplate of P[hilip]. V[enables]. Vernon, founder of the NSW Lancers Memorial Museum and former commanding officer of the regiment (as were his father and grandfather before him).
  • Maroon cloth boards; 206 pages plus 28 plates; slight fade to spine (as usual) with fade continuing for 1/3 of rear board; tape marks inside boards and endpapers; some foxing to outer pages
  • ery good copy overall of a scarce and highly-sought WWI battalion history with noteworthy provenance