GREENHILL GARDYNE, Lt.-Col. Charles. Life of a Regiment. History of the Gordon Highlanders. Edingburgh, David Douglas, 1901-03.
Two volumes, 8vo. Original green ribbed cloth, spine lettered in gilt, silver-stamped medaillons to front covers, top edges gilt; pp. xxi, 525; xxvii, 415, folding maps, plates, two colour frontispieces; bindings very lightly rubbed, one scuff to lower margi of the front cover of volume one, otherwise very good.
First edition. The full history of the Gordon Highlanders from 1794 to 1881, written by someone who had served with the regiment during the Crimean War. Naturally Afghan wars are strongly featured in this book.