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Company of Spears. signed. 1st UK in dj.

By: MALLINSON, Allan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Bantam Press, London, 2006, ISBN:9780593053416:

Seller ID: 75997


MALLINSON, Allan. Company of Spears . London: Bantam Press, (2006). First UK Printing. Pp. [i]-vii,(3),[1]-372,(2). Map endpapers. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "It is 1827, and all looks set fair for Major Matthew Hervey: he is resolved to marry, and news of a handsome legacy should allow him to purchase command of his beloved regiment, the 6th Light Dragoons. But he has reckoned without the opportunism of a fellow officer with ready cash to hand; and before too long, Hervey is on the look-out for a new posting. Hervey has always been well served by old and loyal friends,... View more info

Act of Courage. signed. 1st UK in dj.

By: MALLINSON, Allan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Bantam Press, London, 2005, ISBN:0593053400:

Seller ID: 75996


MALLINSON, Allan. An Act of Courage . London: Bantam Press, (2005). First UK Printing. Pp. [i]-xii,(2),1-366,(4). Map endpapers. 8vo, purple cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "Christmas 1826 finds Matthew Hervey of the 6th Light Dragoons alone and a prisoner. Captured by the Spanish, he is locked up in the notorious fortress of Badajoz, with little means of outside communication, his Prayer Book his only mental sustenance. He must escape, but as Hervey lays his plans his thoughts return to 1812, when as a young cornethe was here with Wellington's Peninsular Army. Having survived the terr... View more info

Honourable Company : A Novel of India Before the Raj

By: MALLINSON, Allan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Bantam Books, New York, 2000, ISBN:0553111345:

Seller ID: 98525


MALLINSON, Allan. Honourable Company : A Novel of India Before the Raj. NewYork: Bantam Books, (2000). First American Printing. Pp. (4),[v]-vii,(9),[ 1]-299,(5). 8vo, black paper covered spine with purple paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. The second of Mallinson's Hervey novels. Published in England under the title "The Nizam's Daughters". "In Allan Mallinson's critically acclaimed 'A Close Run Thing', young Matthew Hervey displayed valor and acumen at the Battle of Waterloo with his beloved 6th Light Dragoons. Now, in this rousing new military novel, Hervey is promote... View more info

Nizam's Daughters : With Matthew Hervey of the Light Dragoons. signed. 1stUK in dj.

By: MALLINSON, Allan Matthew Hervey series

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Bantam, London, 2000, ISBN:059304374x:

Seller ID: 75479


MALLINSON, Allan. The Nizam's Daughters : With Matthew Hervey of the Light Dragoons . London: Bantam Press, (2000). First UK Printing. Pp. [i]x,(4),1-320,(2). 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "Fresh from the battle of Waterloo, Matthew Hervey, newly appointed aide-de-camp to the Duke of Wellington, is sent on the most secret of missions to India. With the embers of war cooling to a precarious peace across Europe, Hervey must leave behind his newly affianced love, Henrietta, to travel across tempestuous seas to an alien land which, unbeknown to him, will test his mettle to the... View more info

Regimental Affair : With Matthew Hervey of the Light Dragoons. signed. 1stuK in dj.

By: MALLINSON, Allan Matthew Hervey series

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Bantam Press, London, 2001, ISBN:0593043758:

Seller ID: 75480


MALLINSON, Allan. A Regimental Affair : With Matthew Hervey of the Light Dragoons . London: Bantam Press, (2001). First UK Printing. Pp. (10),[1]-325,(1). Map endpapers. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "The year is 1817, and Captain matthew Hervey has returned from India to an England in turmoil. The clamour for parliamentary and economic reform is bringing the country close to revolution, Every day newspapers report conspiracies, violent assemblies, machine-breaking, arson and murder. There is no professional constabulary, and the onerous task of policing falls increasingly t... View more info

Sabre's Edge for Matthew Hervey and the Light Dragoons. signed. 1st UK in dj.

By: MALLINSON, Allan Matthew Hervey series

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Bantam Press, London, 2003, ISBN:0593047281:

Seller ID: 75497


MALLINSON, Allan. The Sabre's Edge [for Matthew Hervey and the Light Dragoons] . London: Bantam Press, (2003). First UK Printing. Pp. [i]-ix,(3),[1]-320,(4). Illustrated endpapers. 8vo, orange-brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "The year is 1824; the Sixth Light Dragoons are still stationed in India, and the talk in the officers' mess is of war. The Burmese are increasingly encroaching on Company land and skirmishes are becoming common on India's borders. Meanwhile, across the country, the succession to the Raj has been usurped. The rightful claimant, Balwant Singh, has been forced ... View more info

Close Run Thing : A Novel of Wellington's Army of 1815. 1st US in dj.

By: MALLINSON, Allan Matthew Hervey series)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Bantam Books, New York, 1999, ISBN:0553111140:

Seller ID: 75478


MALLINSON, Allan. A Close Run Thing : A Novel of Wellington's Army of 1815 . Mew York: Bantam, (1999). First American Printing. Pp. [i]-viii,(6),[1]-306. Illustrated with maps. 8vo, blue cloth spine with blue paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. "For two decades, since the French Revolution, Britain and her allies have fought a seemingly endless war to loosen Bonaparte's stranglehold on Europe. And Englishmen such as Matthew Hervey, ledby the 'Iron Duke' of Wellington, have left the green pastures of home to follow the drum in His Majesty's cavalry. By 1814 Hervey, a twenty-three... View more info

Call to Arms for Matthew Hervey of the Light Dragoons. signed. 1st UK in dj.

By: MALLINSON, Allan Matthew Hervey series)

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Bantam Press, London, 2002, ISBN:0593047273:

Seller ID: 75481


MALLINSON, Allan. A Call to Arms [for Matthew Hervey of the Light Dragoons]. London: Bantam Press, (2002). First UK Printing. Pp. [i]-ix,(3),[1]-316, (8). Map endpapers. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "Thelast two years have not been good ones for Matthew Hervey. His beloved wif e Henrietta is dead and, believing that he can no longer remain in the regiment where men like Lord Towcester can rise to command, he has turned his back on the Sixth. He is left kicking his heels in a corrupt and unruly England far removed from its once glorious past. 1819 sees Hervey in Rome w... View more info

Rumours of War. signed. 1st UK in dj.

By: MALLINSON, Allan Matthew Hervey series)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Bantam Press, London, 2004, ISBN:059304729x:

Seller ID: 75498


MALLINSON, Allan. Rumours of War . London: Bantam Press, (2004). First UK Printing. Pp. [i]-viii,[1]-405,(3). Map endpapers. 8vo, maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "1826: Napoleon Bonaparte is dead, the Congress of Vienna's work is done, and there is peace in Europe. However, in Portugal there is the scent of civil war in the air following the death of King John VI. And with Spain, and perhaps even France, threatening to take sides, England's historic treaty with Portugal is set to be invoked. Newly returned from India, Matthew Hervey joins a party of officers sent to make an asse... View more info