British Heroism, exemplified in the Character of His Grace Arthur,…

British Heroism, exemplified in the Character of His Grace Arthur, Duke and Marquis of Wellington, and the brave Officers serving under his Command in Holland, the East Indies, Portugal, Spain, and France. by SMITH, William.

~ British Heroism, exemplified in the Character of His Grace Arthur, Duke and Marquis of Wellington, and the brave Officers serving under his Command in Holland, the East Indies, Portugal, Spain, and France. Sunderland: printed by George Garbutt, for Gale, Curtis, and Fenner, London, 1815.

4to (230 × 175 mm), pp. [6], 114, [6] (subscribers list). Title lightly browned, occasional spotting. Contemporary half calf, worn, rebacked, preserving original spine label. A good copy.

First edition. A scarce provincial tribute to Wellington, the subscribers list consisting almost entirely of Northumberland names, in Sunderland, Monkwearmouth and Bishopwearmouth. Worldcat: Stanford and Indiana only in US. Jackson, p. 390; Johnson 846.

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