1st ed., 1838. Xiv + 95 pp., 3 hand-cold., plates. Original blue boards; gilt title + ill., to front; re-backed in black cloth; gilt title; new e.p's., 22 x 14cm. Boards rubbed in places o/w V.G. In keeping with the high standard of all Richard Cannon's regimental histories, this one covers the Second, or, Queen's Royal Regiment of Foot. It gives an account of the formation of the Regiment in the year 1661, and provides a chronological record of its subsequent services to 1837. This excellent work is embellished with three stunning hand-coloured plates.