Two volumes in hardback, in red cloth/ red leather, quarter bound, with gilt titles and illustrations on the spine, five raised bands on spine. Fine binding, slight foxing to some of the hand-cut pages, otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition. Volume One: Frontispiece portrait of Col. Hawker with tissue guard. With pp366 plus 24 advertising pages. With b&w illustrations and map. Volume two: Frontispiece picture of bust of Col. Hawker with tissue guard. With pp391. With b&w tissue-guarded illustrations. With an introduction by Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey. The Diary of Colonel Peter Hawker1802 - 1853. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED.