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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 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