HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE THIRD, OR THE KING'S OWN REGIMENT OF LIGHT DRAGOONS. King's Own Hussars 03rd, Richard Cannon, Compiler.
HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE THIRD, OR THE KING'S OWN REGIMENT OF LIGHT DRAGOONS.

HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE THIRD, OR THE KING'S OWN REGIMENT OF LIGHT DRAGOONS.

Containing an account of the Formation of the Regiment in 1685 and of its subsequent services to 1846. Pp. [xxxiii-xl](supplementary title page and list of Contents)+xvi(preface and introduction)+14(On the institution of Light Cavalry in the British Army)+[ii](title page, colophon)+121(last blank)+123-138 (appendix), 2 hand-coloured lithographs; demy 8vo; red cloth, lettered in gilt, ruled and with decorative border in blind; bookseller's sticker at foot of upper pastedown, and another sticker at foot of lower pastedown, leaves browned, some light foxing; Parker, Furnivall, and Parker, London, 1847. First edition. White p. 16; Sutcliffe 2/p. 43. *From the library of Sydney bibliophile David Levine, with his Militaria book label on upper pastedown. The pagination is quite irregular, as is not uncommon with books within this series of Historical Records compiled by Richard Cannon. Sutcliffe mentions the appendix with pages numbered 123 to 138 as '. . . sometimes found bound in at the back of this history.' He continues to mention '1 colour plate - possibly Sobraon or Moodkee.' which is not present here. Item #152315

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