French and English grammar book belonging to Lieutenant (later Field Marshal Sir) Garnet Joseph Wolseley
Published in 1817 by Sir R Phillips and Company of London, the inscription on this book claims that it saved the life of Wolseley during the Crimean War (1854-1856) when it stopped a Russian bullet during an engagement before Sevastopol.
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National Army Museum, London
National Army Museum, Study collection
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