LETTERS FROM PORTUGAL AND SPAIN; COMPRISING AN ACCOUNT OF THE OPERATIONS OF THE ARMIES UNDER THEIR EXCELLENCIES SIR ARTHUR WELLESLEY AND SIR JOHN MOORE from the Landing of the Troops in Mondego Bay to the Battle at Corunna.; Illustrated with engravings by Heath, Fittler. Warren, &c. from drawings made on the spot.

London: Printed for Richard Phillips, Bridge-Street, Blackfriars. By T. Gilbert, Fleet-street, 1809. First edition 4to. xvi, 348, 116pp. Engraved map frontispiece, twelve plates. Three-quarter brown leather and marbled boards. Corners worn down, spine with leather label and marbled boards rubbed. Small bookplate on front pastedown, a winged dragon and the initials S.H. (presumed to be Admiral Samuel Hood). Some manuscript notes on back blank page. In July 1808 Neale was appointed physician to the forces, a position he held during the Peninsular War, when he was also one of the physicians-extraordinary to the duke of Kent. Item #62254

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