By Sergeant-Major Edward Cotton
Brussels   Hotel du Musee; Kiessling and Co
6.5" by 4.5" xxiv, 297, [4-5], 15, [1pp]
A popular eye witness account of the Battle of Waterloo by Edward Cotton, an illustrated first hand account.
By Sergeant-Major Edward Cotton

1895 A Voice From Waterloo a History of the Battle Fought on the 18th June 1815

Brussels   Hotel du Musee; Kiessling and Co
6.5" by 4.5" xxiv, 297, [4-5], 15, [1pp]
A popular eye witness account of the Battle of Waterloo by Edward Cotton, an illustrated first hand account.
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Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding

An important and detailed eye-witness account of the monumental Battle of Waterloo.

Sergeant Major Edward Cotton's here offers his first hand experience of his final battle as a British army officer. 

During the Battle Cotton was orderly to Major-General Sir Hussey Vivian commanding 6th British Cavalry Brigade.

Illustrated with a frontispiece, one hand coloured folding map, one colour map, one folding plate, four plates, and in-text illustrations.

Collated, complete.

The eighth edition, revised and enlarged.

Errata slip bound in before page one.

'Catalogue of the Late Sergeant-Major Cotton's Waterloo Library & Museum' to the rear.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally, smart. Some minor marks to the boards and spine. Light bumping to the head and tail of the spine and to the extremities. Spots to the endpapers. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and generally clean with the occasional spot.

Very Good Indeed

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