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HAY (Major M.V.) Wounded & a Prisoner of War. Popular Ed., viii+316pp., frontis., 15 plates. Fine in dw. Blackwood. 1930  #57892
[HLMainPic] 3rd (SR) Bn. attd. 1st Bn. Gordon Highlanders, BEF 1914 incl. a good account of Mons. The author, badly wounded, was captured in the Retreat. Orig. red cloth, titled in black, fine in dw & very scarce thus, with author inscrip. "To Nicolas Buckhurst from the author. April 1945 Aberdeen." Jacket note states "Major Hay was amongst the first batch of officers exchanged, & his story is grim realism & truth. It gives a realistic account of Mons & the Retreat." Very nice copy. See illustration on our website.   £125

     


 

 



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