For sale is an issue of "Navy & Army Illustrated, October 21st, 1899." This issue has been removed from a disbound volume and has some repair to the spine where the binding was, also some loose pages. Overall condition is good.
Front page photo called "Jack' Exclusive Privilege" with descriptive text.
Contents incl: The "Powerful" from China to the Cape - Article and photos. 'Haulbowline' - The only Irish Dockyard at the time - Article and photos of "The Dockyard., The Hospital., The Admiral's House., The Admiral and the Officers of the "Howe". Types of Transvaal Forces - Regulars and Volunteers - Article and photos of "The Staats Artillerie, Boer Artillery, Boer Militia., Lieutenant-Colonel S H Van Diggelen., Johannesburg Volunteer Corps". Per Mare, Per Terram - Articles and small photos of Lieut.Gen. Sir W P Symons K.C.B., The King of the Basutos., Major-Gen J.F Brocklehurst, M.V.O., Col R B Mainwaring C.M.G., Captain Van Koughnet R.N., Somersetshire Light Infantry., Lady Buller and her Daughters". The Indian Contingent leaving Bombay - Article and photos From Malta to South Africa - Article and photos of The 1st Border Regiment at Malta and a photo of the "Sumatra". Bunter's Cruise by Charles Gleig - Chapter XVIII and Chapter XIX (Story) The Telegraph Battalion - Article and photos. The Art and Mystery of Swordsmanship - How Soldiers are trained : Article and photos incl a photo of Staff-Drill Sergeant Radcliffe. Cavalry Raids by Frederick G Engelbach (Story)