The Allan and Janet Woodliffe Collection of Medals relating to the Reconquest and Pacification of The Sudan 1896-1956

Date of Auction: 18th May 2011

Sold for £820

Estimate: £400 - £500

History of the Railways during the War in South Africa, 1899–1902, by Lt. Col. Sir E. P. C. Girouard, K.C.M.G., D.S.O., R.E., Director of Railways, South Africa Field Force, London 1903, 149pp with several plates and maps all present, half leather binding, gold embossed stamp of the Royal Engineers Library on front cover, one of the rarest books on military railways published, spine worn and corners bruised, otherwise contents good £400-500