Narrative of the Burmese War,
detailing the operations of Major-General Sir Archibald Campbell's army, from its landing at Rangoon in May 1824, to the conclusion of a treaty of peace at Yandaboo, in February 1826. London John Murray 1827
First edition pp.xii, 319, , 2 woodcut plates, large folding engraved map. A very good copy bound in later half calf, marbled boards. Some light spotting to map. Contemporary signature on title.
Cordier 450; Herbert 249
The classic account of the military operations during the first Anglo-Burmese War and the annexation of Arakan and Tenasserim, by Sir Archibald Campbell's Military Secretary, written with the prejudices of the period.