A facsimile reprint of the first edition from The Royal United Service Institute between 1924 - 1928. A tight FINE set of the 3 oversize volumes without dust wrappers, as issued, in a FINE slipcase, limited to 200 numbered copies, this being an overrun with number replaced with a handwritten "Publisher's Reserve". History the unit formed in 1881 by the amalgamation of the 88th (Connaught Rangers) & the 94th Regiment of Foot & their predecessors through disbanding in 1922 with the establishment of The Irish Free State. Volume I (600 pages) covers the 1st Battalion (formerly 88th Foot) from its raising in 1793, including service in The Peninsular Campaign during the Napoleonic Wars, The Crimean War, The Boer War & World War I (Mesopotamia & Kut). Volume II (over 500 pages) covers the 2nd Battalion (Formerly 94th Foot) from 1572, including service in The Peninsular Campaign, The Crimean War, Zulu War, Boer War & World War I. Volume III (600 pages) covers the 5th & 6th Service Battalions in World War I as well as appendices for all 3 volumes. Together the volumes are illustrated with 150 plates of drawings & photos plus 83 maps & plans. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: THE CONNAUGHT RANGERS 3 volume set
Publisher: Schull Books
Publication Date: 1999
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: As New
Edition: First Thus.
Book Description Naval & Military Press, 2007. Soft cover. Condition: Near Fine. A near-fine 3-volume set of this regimental history; republished in 2007 by Naval and Military Press in card covers, being a re-issue of the original 1924 edition. In very good clean tight condition; a slight bump to the top corners of Volume 2. Please note that this is a heavy set which may require some additional postage charges, especially outside the UK. Seller Inventory # 2956