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Toll for the Brave (Signed copy)

Signed by the author to Field Marshall Viscount Montgomery of Alamein.

Author

John Montgomery

Publisher

Max Parrish, London, 1963
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Printing Details

First edition, hardback. 22 × 14.cm, 189pp.

This copy has been signed and dedicated by John Montgomery to his illustrious relation, Fied Marshal Viscount Montgomery and dated June 1963.

Full title: Toll for the Brave, The Tragedy of Major-General Sir Hector MacDonald, K.C.B., D.S.O., A.D.C.

A biography Sir Hector MacDonald, the distinguished Victorian soldier, known as Fighting Mac. He distinguished himself in action at Omdurman (1898) becoming a popular hero in Scotland and England, and was knighted for his service in the Second Boer War. He served as Commander-in-Chief of British forces in Ceylon. He committed suicide in 1903 following accusations of homosexual activity with local boys.

Condition

A good reading copy. The book is a trifle dulled and bumped to the corners but the inscription makes it rather more interesting.

ISBN

1135715408

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