London: T & W. Boone, 1830. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 351p. Recently restored with new leather spine and corners, preserving the original marbled boards and endpapers. Very good condition. Item #151012
First edition of a classic memoir of service in the Peninsular War of the Napoleonic Era. The Rifle Brigade saw meritorious service under the Duke of Wellington. This memoir was one of the key sources used by Bernard Cornwall in his SHARPE series.