A Narrative of the Expedition to Egypt, under Sir Ralph Abercrombie
A Narrative of the Expedition to Egypt, under Sir Ralph Abercrombie

WILSON, Robert Thomas. A Narrative of the Expedition to Egypt, under Sir Ralph Abercrombie; containing An Exposition of the Principles and conduct of Napoleone Buonaparte. A….

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WILSON, Robert Thomas. A Narrative of the Expedition to Egypt, under Sir Ralph Abercrombie; containing An Exposition of the Principles and conduct of Napoleone Buonaparte. Abridged from the History of that Campaigne by Sir R.T. Wilson. London, T. Plummer for R. Dutton, [1803].

Small 8vo. Original interim boards, later rebacked with cloth and printed spine label; pp. viii, 183, 23, bookseller's catalogue, stipple-engraved frontispiece portrait of Abercrombie, folding engraved map; entirely uncut, a little spotted or toned in places only.
A very rare condensed version the History of the British Expedition to Egypt of 1802. The author was a Lieutenant Colonel of Cavalry who served in a number of the campaigns - including the Egyptian - against Napoleon. This book is one of the major sources on the British campaign against Napoleon in Egypt.

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