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Sir Thomas Maitland

£19.99

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Sir Thomas Maitland: The Mastery of the Mediterranean.

A First Edition of Walter Frewen Lord's biography of Sir Thomas Maitland.
Volume 2 of Unwins' "Builders of Greater Britain" series.

Red decorated engraved boards and spine in black with gilt titles.

List of Illustrations:-
Frontispiece portrait of Sir Thomas Maitland, from an engraving by Thomas Lupton, after J. Hopner, R.A.
Map of Ceylon in 1805, showing extent of British occupation.
Mao of Mediterranean, illustrating the growth of the British influence, 1661-1897.

Lieutenant General The Right Honourable Sir Thomas Maitland GCB GCH (10 March 1760 – 17 January 1824) was a British soldier and colonial governor. He also served as a Member of Parliament for Haddington from 1790–96, 1802–06 and 1812–13. He was made a Privy Councillor on 23 November 1803. He was the second surviving son of James Maitland, 7th Earl of Lauderdale and the younger brother of James Maitland, 8th Earl of Lauderdale.

CONDITION: Boards show signs of wear consummate with age. Spine darkened. Page edges browned. Frontispiece engraving of Sir Thomas has staining around edges. Penned inscription of F.F.E.P. dated '1903'. Binding sound. Pages inside are clear and bright with no further inscriptions or notations. (Se photos for details)

Item details

Added value:
First Edition
Author(s):
Walter Frewen Lord
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
20 x 14 x 3.5cm
Edition:
1897
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
301
Publisher:
T. Fisher Unwin
Title:
Sir Thomas Maitland

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Sir Thomas Maitland: The Mastery of the Mediterranean.

A First Edition of Walter Frewen Lord's biography of Sir Thomas Maitland.
Volume 2 of Unwins' "Builders of Greater Britain" series.

Red decorated engraved boards and spine in black with gilt titles.

List of Illustrations:-
Frontispiece portrait of Sir Thomas Maitland, from an engraving by Thomas Lupton, after J. Hopner, R.A.
Map of Ceylon in 1805, showing extent of British occupation.
Mao of Mediterranean, illustrating the growth of the British influence, 1661-1897.

Lieutenant General The Right Honourable Sir Thomas Maitland GCB GCH (10 March 1760 – 17 January 1824) was a British soldier and colonial governor. He also served as a Member of Parliament for Haddington from 1790–96, 1802–06 and 1812–13. He was made a Privy Councillor on 23 November 1803. He was the second surviving son of James Maitland, 7th Earl of Lauderdale and the younger brother of James Maitland, 8th Earl of Lauderdale.

CONDITION: Boards show signs of wear consummate with age. Spine darkened. Page edges browned. Frontispiece engraving of Sir Thomas has staining around edges. Penned inscription of F.F.E.P. dated '1903'. Binding sound. Pages inside are clear and bright with no further inscriptions or notations. (Se photos for details)

Added value:
First Edition
Author(s):
Walter Frewen Lord
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
20 x 14 x 3.5cm
Edition:
1897
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
301
Publisher:
T. Fisher Unwin
Title:
Sir Thomas Maitland

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