Imperial warrior: The Life and Times of Field-Marshal Viscount Allenby 1861-1936.
London. Weidenfield and Nicolson, . First edition.
8vo. xiv, 279pp, . With seven plates of black and white photographs/illustrations. Original publisher's red cloth, lettered in silver, pictorial dustwrapper. Very minor shelf-wear. Internally immaculate. A fine copy. With a loosely inserted bookplate inscribed: 'To Mike Reskin / with best wishes / Lawrence Jones / 29.vi.93'.
The first edition of an authoritative biography of British Army officer Edmund Henry Hynman Allenby, first Viscount Allenby of Megiddo (1861-1936), notable for his leadership of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force against the Ottoman Empire during the Sinai and Palestine Campaign of the First World War.£ 50.00 Antiquates Ref: 22169