London, South Kensington
25 October 2007
MILITARY -- AFGHAN WAR. The Illustrated London News: London: G.C. Leighton, January-June 1879. Vol.LXXIV, 2° (404 x 277mm). Tinted lithographed frontispiece of Valentine Cards, 2 tinted lithographed portraits and numerous plates and illustrations, mostly illustrating the Afghan and Zulu Wars. Original cloth gilt (covers a little marked).
[HORT, John Josiah]. The Horse Guards, by the Two Mounted Sentries. London: J. & D.A. Darling, 1850. 8°. 11 hand-coloured lithographed plates (occasional light brownig and spotting). Original pictorial boards, partly hand-coloured (a little rubbed). Provenance: George Rylands. Abbey: Scenery 363. (2)
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