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SANDES, E. W. C., Lieut.-Colonel. The Royal Engineers in Egypt and the Sudan.

Chatham. The Institution of Royal Engineers, 1937. First edition.
8vo. xxxii, 571pp, [1]. With 51 plates and 35 maps and plans (several folding). Original publisher's red cloth, stamped in gilt and blind. Without dustwrapper. Lightly rubbed, spine sunned. Endpapers foxed, contemporary inked ownership inscription to FFEP.
The first edition of an authoritative history of the engagements of the Royal Engineers in Egypt and Sudan from 1800 to the author's tour of the region in 1934-35.
£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 23211