General Orders. Spain and Portugal. January 2nd to December 29th, 1810. Vol. II. 1st Duke of Wellington Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley.
General Orders. Spain and Portugal. January 2nd to December 29th, 1810. Vol. II.
General Orders. Spain and Portugal. January 2nd to December 29th, 1810. Vol. II.

General Orders. Spain and Portugal. January 2nd to December 29th, 1810. Vol. II.

London: T. Egerton, 1811. Hardcover. Orders issued in Spain and Portugal by Lord Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington between January 2nd to December 29th 1810, being Volume II. 1st Edition 1811 Published in London. 263pp., detailed index. Foxing and minor pencil marks, nicely bound in full leather, tooled with raised bands to spine, gilt, a label. All edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Inscription opposite title page "For the use of the Brigade Major of the Household Cavalry" somewhat faded with very clear signature of "Edward Packenham Adjutant". Note General Sir Edward Pakenham (The Duke's brother in law) made his name at the battle of Salamanca 1812, and then commanded British troops at the battle of New Orleans and having been wounded tried to rally his troops, struck by two more bullets he fell mortally wounded (1815). VeryGood. Item #mon0001811588

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