A GENTLEMAN VOLUNTEER. George Hennell.

A GENTLEMAN VOLUNTEER.

The letters of George Hennell from the Peninsular War 1812-1813. Edited by Michael Glover. Pp. [vi]+382(last blank), 12 plates, text illustrations and maps (some full page), appendices, index; med. 8vo; dust wrapper, lightly browned and foxed; endpapers lightly offset, edges of leaves foxed; Heinemann, London, 1979. First trade edition. *From the library of Sydney bibliophile David Levine, with his Militaria book label on upper pastedown. Hennell joined Wellington's army in the Peninsula as a volunteer and served through the campaigns of 1812-13. His letters home provide a detailed account of everyday life in the field and camp. Item #151145

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