Carman, William Y. Illustrations from original paintings by Bryan Fosten. Originated, designed and with additional text by George and Christopher Newark.
Title UNIFORMS OF THE FOOT GUARDS FROM 1661 TO THE PRESENT DAY.
Publisher Pompador Gallery, (Romford, Essex, 1995).
Seller ID 10382
127 pp, 4to, hard cover in dust jacket. Beautifully illustrated with 30 full page color plates. "The thirty paintings by Bryan Fosten reproduced in this book illustrate some of the uniforms worn by the Foot Guards on the battlefield and the parade ground from 1661 to the present day. The text by W.Y. Carman describes how the uniforms of the Foot Guards evolved; the many campaigns in which they have fought, and the ceremonial duties they perform as the personal guard of the sovereign." Very faint water mark at bottom corner of rear paste-down. Dust jacket has very tiny tear and light wrinkling along bottom edge of rear panel, faint water mark at bottom of rear flap-fold. VG+/VG