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Book - Life of Field Marshal His Grace the Duke of Wellington, by Andrew R. Bonar

From the Collection of Greensborough Historical Society 34 Glenauburn Road Lower Plenty Lower Plenty Victoria

Description
384 p. + advertisements, frontis. Gold and black embossed design on light brown cover
Size
14 x 10 cm
Object Registration
4598
Keywords
duke of wellington, arthur wellesley
Historical information
The life story of Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, 1769 – 1852, a leading military and political figure of 19th-century Britain. He defeated Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815.
When Made
1850_
Made By
Andrew R. Bonar (author), Milner and Co. (Publisher)
Significance
Good example of embossed book cover
Inscriptions & Markings
Wm. Chapple, Ballarat 1884 on fly leaf, bookseller's stamp "F. & A. Symons"
Last updated
17 Mar 2018 at 6:45PM