Gosse, Philip Henry ~ P H Gosse – The Ocean 1845 Gordon of Khartoum’s copy
Society for the Promotion of Christian Knowledger, London, 1845.
First Edition 1845. Charles George Gordon, "Gordon of Khartoum's" copy with ink presentation inscription on front free endpaper, engraved frontispiece illustrations, original blind-stamped cloth, rebacked preserving original backstrip, spine a little faded, corners slightly bumped, additional ink name to pastedown, internally clean and bright. 8vo, 1845. Inscription reads: "C.G. Gordon A Reward for Attention to his Studies Fullands House Decr 17th. 1845.".Charles George Gordon (1833-85), "Chinese Gordon" and "Gordon of Khartoum", army officer; educated at Fullands House near Taunton 1843-46.
BINDING : Hardback
INVENTORY NUMBER: 106684