Cotton, Sergeant-Major Edward.


Brussels, 10th ed., revised & enlarged, 1913. Xxiv + 323 + 15 pp. Frontis., + photo-plates, ills., 1 partly hand-coloured map. Re-bound in red cloth ; gilt title to spine ; 18 x 12cm. Owner's name to blank prelim o/w V.G.+. Written by an officer of the 7th Hussars, this is an accurate personal account of the battle of Waterloo combined with official despatches. Originally published soon after the battle took place, the emotions evoked here are vivid and well expressed. This tenth edition, published in Brussels in 1913, was revised and enlarged.

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