A Subaltern's Letters to his Wife

By: [Rankin, Reginald]

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Spine and boards rubbed. Spine very faded. Previous owner's signature in pencil. Some foxing.; Published anonymously. [viii], 228 pages + 32 pages advertisements. Pink cloth boards. Black endpapers. Page dimensions: 191 x 127mm. No additional printings stated. Date of "1901" printed on title page. Military history, South Africa. "When the Boer is not sitting on his stoep, drinking coffee and smoking, he is in the saddle [. . .] The women, on the other hand, are quite as industrious as the men are idle. They have the cooking and rudimentary cleaning to do; they make clothes and sun-bonnets; they milk the cows and make the butter" - page 97. ; 8vo;

Title: A Subaltern's Letters to his Wife

Author Name: [Rankin, Reginald]

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co.: 1901

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 13988