ARCHER, Thomas. The War in Egypt and the Soudan. An Epsiode in the History of the British Empire; Being a descriptive Account of the Scenes and Events of that Great Drama, and Sketches of the Principal Actors in it. London and Glasgow, Blackie, .
Four volumes in two, large 8vo. Publisher's half-calf over cloth-covered boards, lettering-pieces renewed, all edges and endpapers marbled; tinted lithographic portraits and wood-engraved plates; extremities a little rubbed, marginal affsetting from endpapers; a good set.
Later printing (first, 1885) of this impressive summary of the entire Gordon Relief Expedition, events that led up to it, including chapters on the campaign agains the Wahabis, and a thorough descriptions of Egypt and Sudan.