THE BATTLE OF DORKING Reminiscences of a Volunteer From Blackwood's Magazine May 1871 5 PAMPHLETS BOUND IN ONE

By: 5 PAMPHLETS]

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THE BATTLE OF DORKING [Chesney, Sir George Tomkyns] 64pp, BOUND WITH: "Why Johnny Didn't Interfere" An Answer to " The Fight at Dame Europa's School" pub by Whittaker & Co. London 1871 12p: BOUND WITH: The Break-Up or Dame Europa's School; or What Came of Making The English Boy Join in The Fight Pub. William Clowes & Sons London 12pp Nd: BOUND WITH: Mrs Briton's Letter Touching the Europa Troubles 92pp Longmans Green and Co.1871: BOUND WITH: The Row in Mrs Britain's Kitchen As Observed From His Web by a Spider. The original pamphlet illus. cover bound-in 48pp 1884 William Blackwood & Sons 16cms. 5 RARE PAMPHLETS BOUND IN A CONTEMPORARY CLOTH BINDING. Contents all fine. 16cms. [The Battle of Dorking is a novella which strated the genre of 'Invasion Literature'. Written just after the Franco-Prussian War its describes an imagined invasion by a German speaking country. First pub. in Blackwood's magazineand then is this pamphlett form and finally as a novel. The inclusion of this copy in a collection has resulted in the purple illus. covers and rear adverts being missing and but still a rare item.

TITLE: THE BATTLE OF DORKING Reminiscences of a Volunteer From Blackwood's Magazine May 1871 5 PAMPHLETS BOUND IN ONE

Author Name: 5 PAMPHLETS]

Categories: History,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, William Blackwood and Sons: 1871

Binding: Hardback

Book Condition: Fine

Size: small 8vo

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