Mr. Punch and the Services

Mr. Punch and the Services : With 232 Illustrations and Frontispiece in Colours (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Mr. Punch and the Services: With 232 Illustrations and Frontispiece in Colours He wondered if by any chance an explanatory Army Council Instruction had been published on the question: Shaving - second-lieutenants, or Notes on Relative Smoothness for Subaltern Officers. Or in default of such an instruction perhaps the whole matter was left, like many other things in the Army, such as obtaining leave and platoon-drill, to the initiative of the junior Officer. In that case he ought to shave every day; for the private soldier was expected to do so, and no good officer should Shirk anything that he expects his men to do. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 248 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 13mm | 336g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243269773
  • 9780243269778