Davis, Richard Harding
Title With Both Armies in South Africa
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition First American Edition.
Publisher New York Charles Scribner's Son 1900
Seller ID 002772
New York: Charles Scribner's Son, 1900. An important eyewitness account of the Boer War by the ace war reporter and popular novelist Richard Harding Davis (1864-1916). This is a Near Fine copy of the First American Edition. Illustrated with photographs. 237 pages with four pages adverts in the rear; clean and very fresh textblock; no foxing. Bright red decorative cloth binding with black lettering. Blindstamped on the front cover with the flags of both belligerents. Extremely faint water stain on the front cover and some chipping of the white filling of the Boer flag; else a Fine copy. Lacking a dustjacket; in an archival plastic protector. The best copy Quercus has seen. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First American Edition.. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. First Edition.