Auction Date: 6/07/2017 at 10:30 am
World War I & II - The Anzac Book Written And Illustrated In Gallipoli By Men Of The Anzac. January 1916. A large 170 page book with many full page plate illustrations and photographs. Comprising of over 60 articles written of the officers and men who were there. Published just two months after Allied Forces withdrew from Gallipoli. Charity publication for Patriotic Funds for A & N.Z.A.C. Dedication inside front cover “From Pte. A.G. Robinson R.M.L.I., H.M. Navigation School, Portsmouth. Late R.M. (Royal Marines) Brigade. To my old Anzac Pal 7557 Sergt. Harry Sparrow. 13th Battalion. Signed Robbie”. Harry Sparrow settled in England in Norwich after the war as there is a trade card from Frost & Barrett, Tool Warehouse, Norwich with his signature here enclosed. Large format book size 8¾” x 11¼”.