Title details for Tales of Military Life:

Year: 1829.
Author(s): William MAGINN
Gender: Male.
Title: TALES OF MILITARY LIFE. BY THE AUTHOR OF "THE MILITARY SKETCH BOOK." IN THREE VOLUMES.
Publication: London: Henry Colburn, New Burlington Street, 1829.
Format: 3 vols (I vii, 335p; II 322p; III 331p). 12°.
Cat. nos: Corvey; CME 3-628-48864-8; ECB 575; EN2 1829: 58; NSTC 2M9549; OCLC 13322562.
Notes: I Vandeleur; II Vandeleur; III Vandeleur concluded; Gentleman Gray. Dedication 'to the Colonel of the 42nd (Royal Highlanders,) Lieutenant-General the Right Hon. Sir George Murray, G.C.B. and G.C.H.'. Preface mentions the author having spent the 'greatest part' of his life in the army. Wolff (Item 7574) suggests that the attribution of this title to William Maginn by Block is likely to be wrong—see also The Military Sketch-Book (EN2 1827: 51) and EN2 Update 1, where information suggesting an alternative Irish author is supplied.
Further edns: 1834 (OCLC); New York 1829 (OCLC).
DBF record no: 1829A059.

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