Barnes, Major R. Money.


1st ed., 1963. 376 pp., cold., frontis., + 83 ills., of which 19 are plates and 11 are cold. Red cloth; 24 x 15cm. V.G. This is a military history of every regiment which was first formed in London which also describes the uniforms they wore and the various changes and modifications introduced during more than three hundred years of service. The story of these many regiments, be they volunteers, Territorials or regular troops, is enhanced by 66 full-page drawings, 8 plates in sepia and 12 superb plates in full colour. There is also an exhaustive index to the many regiments, the date of their formation, colour of their uniforms, and many other details such as how they got their names and nicknames.

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