CHURCHILL, WINSTON SPENCER. 1874-1965.
The River War. An Historical Account of the Reconquest of the Soudan. London, New York and Bombay: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1899.
2 volumes. 8vo. xxii, , 462; x, , 499 pp. With 24 maps (20 folding), and 7 photogravure portraits (including 2 frontispieces). Original blue cloth, gilt. Re-cased, cloth rubbed and soiled, with repairs to head of spine of vol 1.
FIRST EDITION, SECOND ISSUE, of Churchill's second book, with the corrected date on page 459.