By: George Frederick Masterman
London, Sampson Low, Son, and Marston: 1870
Seller ID: 38960
Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket
332 pages, plus 16 pages advertisementsWidth: 5.25" Height: 7.5"Book Details: Decoratively bound in green cloth with gilt and black lettering and design to the spine and front boards, this antique work is enriched with a tissue-guarded frontispiece, a fold-out map entitled “The Seat of War in Paraguay” and an illustrated plate depicting a sand flea. Masterman entered the service of the Republic of Paraguay as Chief Military Apothecary in October 1861, and this work is the story of the years he spent in that country. “I am glad to avail myself of the opportunity presented by the i... View More...