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[BRITISH ARMY]. A list of the officers of the army and marines, with an index; a succession of colonels; and a list of the officers of the army and marines on half-pay. Also with an index.

[London]. [s.n.], [1792]. Fortieth edition.
8vo. [2], 438pp. With a final leaf of errata. Handsomely bound in contemporary gilt-tooled red morocco, brown morocco lettering-piece, A.E.G. Lightly rubbed, marked, and sunned. Marbled endpapers, recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst and book-label of William Robert Wellesley, Viscount Peel to FEP, leaf Ff1 browned, else internally clean and crisp.
A well preserved, finely bound copy, of the army list for 1792, containing the names of all the officers of the British army in the lull between the American Revolutionary Wars and the Napoleonic conflict.

William Robert Wellesley Peel, 1st Earl Peel (1867-1937), politician, sometime Secretary of State for India.
£ 450.00 Antiquates Ref: 20616