GREENWOOD, Joseph.

Narrative of the late victorious campaign in Affghanistan,

£2,500

Narrative of the late victorious campaign in Affghanistan,
under General Pollock; with recollections of seven years’ service in India.
London, Henry Colburn, 1844.

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Scarce. Greenwood served under Pollock in the first Afghan War and gives an honest view of the atrocities meted out by Pollock’s ‘Army of Retribution’.

Description

Second edition. 8vo., iv, 364 pp., folding engraved map, lithograph frontispiece, 4 engraved plates, modern green morocco gilt extra, a fine example.

Provenance: Mrs. Meikleham, Trinidad (gift inscription to front free endpaper from B. Dennistoun, 1848 and signature to title).

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