JOURNALS OF THE SIEGES UNDERTAKEN BY THE ALLIES IN SPAIN, in the Years 1811 and 1812, with Notes. Brevet Lieut. Col. John T. Jones, "of the Corps of Royal Engineers"
JOURNALS OF THE SIEGES UNDERTAKEN BY THE ALLIES IN SPAIN, in the Years 1811 and 1812, with Notes
JOURNALS OF THE SIEGES UNDERTAKEN BY THE ALLIES IN SPAIN, in the Years 1811 and 1812, with Notes
JOURNALS OF THE SIEGES UNDERTAKEN BY THE ALLIES IN SPAIN, in the Years 1811 and 1812, with Notes
JOURNALS OF THE SIEGES UNDERTAKEN BY THE ALLIES IN SPAIN, in the Years 1811 and 1812, with Notes
JOURNALS OF THE SIEGES UNDERTAKEN BY THE ALLIES IN SPAIN, in the Years 1811 and 1812, with Notes
JOURNALS OF THE SIEGES UNDERTAKEN BY THE ALLIES IN SPAIN, in the Years 1811 and 1812, with Notes
JOURNALS OF THE SIEGES UNDERTAKEN BY THE ALLIES IN SPAIN, in the Years 1811 and 1812, with Notes

JOURNALS OF THE SIEGES UNDERTAKEN BY THE ALLIES IN SPAIN, in the Years 1811 and 1812, with Notes

London: T. Egerton, Military Library, 1814. First edition. 8vo. xvi, iii, (1), 371 pp. Nine folding plates and maps; half-title. Jones served as brigade-major of engineers in the Peninsula during these campaigns. "In this work, [Jones] fearlessly exposed the deficiencies of the engineer service, which he attributed to the ignorance and military incapacity of the board of ordnance" (DNB). Bookplate of Sir Charles Wolseley (1769-1849; reform member of parliament during the 1810s and 1820s) on the front pastedown. Later black three-quarter morocco and marbled boards, endpapers, and edges, gilt title on spine; spine somewhat faded, but a very good copy. Item #48360

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