A Leader of Light Horse : Life of Hodson of Hodson's Horse. First Edition

By: TROTTER, Lionel J., Captain HODSON, William)

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TROTTER, Lionel J., Captain. A Leader of Light Horse : Life of Hodson of Hodson's Horse. Edinburgh : William Blackwood and Sons, 1901. First Edition. Pp. [i]-xii,[1]-396, + 2 folding maps. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine.

Captain Lionel James Trotter.

A biography of William S. R. Hodson, one of the key participants in the Indian Mutiny in the 1850s, who served as the leader of the irregular light cavalry in that conflict. This biography sheds some positive light on the brief career of the otherwise controversial figure.

Brevet Major William Stephen Raikes Hodson (b. March 19, 1821, Gloucester, England – d. 11 March 11, 1858, Lucknow, Oudh, British India).

Spine sunned, boards rubbed with faint damp spots, one-inch splits to head of both hinges, corners bumped, edges spotted, inner hinges tender, moderately foxed, name, else very good. 50.00

Title: A Leader of Light Horse : Life of Hodson of Hodson's Horse. First Edition

Author Name: TROTTER, Lionel J., Captain HODSON, William)

Categories: 41,

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh, 1901,: 1901

Seller ID: 69796

Keywords: UNITED KINGDOM INDIA MILITARY REGIMENT HODSON'S HORSE 19TH REGIMENT BIOGRAPHY BIOGRAPHIES ARMY COLONIAL HISTORY INDIAN,