Books from the Library of Peter Duckers

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Date of Auction: 8th May 2019

Sold for £65

Estimate: £20 - £30

Naval Brigades in the Indian Mutiny 1857-59, edited by Commander W. B. Rowbotham, R.N., Naval Record Society, 1947, part of the Navy Records Society series, 330pp., with pull-out map and index, hardback, very good condition

A Naval Cadet with H.M.S. Shannon’s Naval Brigade in India, the Journal of Naval Cadet E. S. Watson, London Stamp Exchange, 1988 reprint, 132pp., hardback, very good condition

The Devil’s Wind: The Naval Brigade at Lucknow, by Major-General G. L. Verney, D.S.O., M.V.O., Hutchinson, London, 1956, 175pp., with photographs and index, hardback, with dust-jacket, the dust-jacket torn, otherwise good condition (3) £20-£30