Item #31721 Ned Fortescue: or, Roughing It Through Life. AStory Founded on Fact. E. W. FORREST.
Ned Fortescue: or, Roughing It Through Life. AStory Founded on Fact.

Ned Fortescue: or, Roughing It Through Life. AStory Founded on Fact.

Ottawa. Hunter, Rose & Company. 1869. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo,21cm, first edition, 232p., a.e.g., in the original full morocco grainblack sheep, gilt ruled & decorated raised bands, gilt spine titles, giltdecorated borders on the boards, a.e.g., some slight wear on the edges,a very good to fine copy, certainly unusual in this binding. (Lt) ~Watters p291. A scarce Ottawa imprint. A novel apparently based on theauthor's military service in India with the East India Company. Invalidedout of the Indian Army, Edmund William Forrest settled in Canada and diedat Hull, Quebec in 1880. Item #31721

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