REPORT OF THE BRITISH NAVAL AND MILITARY OPERATIONS IN EGYPT, 1882.

Washington [DC]: Government Printing Office, 1885. First edition. 8vo. 340 pp., plus 79 plates (13 folding and several photogravures) and numerous in-text illustrations. A detailed report on the bombardment of Alexandria, seizure of the Suez Canal, and other engagements by the British during the Anglo-Egyptian War of 1882. Goodrich's information is considered highly accurate, and was based on his direct observations of the events, as well as "upon the accounts of officers present at the several engagements, upon official reports, and other trustworthy documents." Somewhat later three-quarter leather and marbled boards (rubbed), gilt stamped red and black morocco spine labels; ex-library copy, stamped on fore-edges and title page, library pocket. Item #60203

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