The Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World: From Marathon to Waterloo by Sir Edward Creasy, Late Chief Justice of Ceylon.
29th edition. Richard Bentley & Son. London. 1879.
xiii + 407pp.
Original full polished calf leather binding with gilt, labelled spine with raised bands, with marbled endpapers and marbled edges.
Moderate shelf wear to covers and gilt faded and worn to spine. Title label still crisp.
All tightly bound. Text bright and clear with just occasional spotting. Mild spotting to few pages at front and rear. Owners's name incribed to first blank.
191mm high x 130mm wide x 38mm deep.