Longmans, Green & Co. London. 1899.
FIRST EDITION. Two volumes. 8vo. (9.3 x 6.5 inches). Portrait frontis of Viscount Cromer in volume one, and Lord Kitchener in volume two. Illustrated throughout with 56 mono plates, mostly by Angus McNeill of the Seaforth highlanders, and 34 maps, 20 of these fold out. With the corrected text -- inverted comma present on page 459 of volume 2. A little foxing to a few pages but overall a bright clean copy throughout. Finely bound in recent full navy blue morocco. Spines with raised bands, twin red labels, gilt. Single gilt ruled border on boards. Top edges gilt. Overall a very good copy of this important work. Churchill's second book. Only 2003 copies were published on 6th November 1899.