Published: John Murray, London 1859
Edition: First Edition
Illustrator: Frontis of Cornwallis
Book Condition: Very Good
Binding: Hard Back Brown
Size: 8vo Heavy 3 Vols
Correspondence of Charles , First Marquis of Cornwallis, by CORNWALLIS, Charles, First Marquis of Cornwallis , Edited By Charles Ross.
First edition 3 vols, 2 folding maps & a folding genealogical table original grained cloth with blind boarder decoration gilt titles to spine and gilt Cornwallis crest to front boards. A handsome set heavy at 4kg so will require extra postage please email for cost. Cornwallis ( 1738 – 1805) Commander of the British forces who surrendered at Yorktown Virginia 1781 ensuring a victory over the British in the American revolution, he was Govenor- General of India 1786-93 in 1798 appointed Lord Lieutenant & supreme army commander in Ireland & he successfully put down the rebellion there. This is an important work on the histories of America, India ,& Ireland Scarce.
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