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GROVES, J. Percy. With the Green Jackets or the Life and Adventures of a Rifleman. Illustrated by Lieut.-Col. Marshman. NY: Brentano's, [N. d.]. Pp 398, including frontispiece with tissue guard. Illustrated patterned endpapers with  full pages of plates and numerous smaller drawings to text. 8vo,pictorial green cloth with gilt lettering to spine and upper board. Saved from sure death during a ship wreck by a brave Midshipman, the orphaned boyLouis Trafford grows up to gain a commission in the Rifle Corps, the Green Jackets. With battles to be fought, political intrigue, an orphan who is n ot an orphan, heroes and villains among all classes, this is a grand historical novel. Cocked, boards rubbed, bumped, edges frayed, cracking at signatures, previous owner's inscription, foxing to endpapers, ow vg. 40.00
Title: With the Green Jackets. pict. green cloth, gilt to spine and board.
Publisher: Brentano's, 40,:
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