Surgery on Trestles (Signed)

R 200.00  

Subtitle: A Saga of Suffering and Triumph
Author: R. Campbell Begg
Signed by the Author
Publisher: Jarrold & Sons Ltd (1967)
Edition: First Edition
Condition: Grey-green boards with gold titles on spine. Spine slightly cocked. Around the spine the top cover edge and dust jacket are stained. (Stain barely visible from outside.) Slight creasing to top edge of dust jacket, but overall dust jacket is in very good condition.
Binding: Hardcover with dust jacket
Pages: 259
Dimensions: 22.2 x 14.5 x 2.1 cm

Weight: 0.474 kg

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Surgery on Trestles is about the British force that was marooned in Mesopotamia during the First World War. It was hemmed in by the Turkish army in front and hostile Arabs behind. The author was a military surgeon during this campaign. Black and white illustrations.

Signed by the author on front free endpaper 



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