BALLANTYNE, R M. In the Track of the Troops: A Tale of Modern War. New York: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1878.
First American Edition. Octavo, original red cloth, gilt decorative lettering and stamped black illustration to front cover and spine. Illustrated with black and white engravings by C. Maurand. Adventure novel of war and romance, by prolific Scottish juvenile fiction writer. Very Good with moderate wear to spine ends and cover corners, light wear to spine edges. Item #18305