The Gun-Runner

A Tale of Zululand


First published in London in 1893 by Chatto & Windus with only a frontispiece illustration.

First published in New York in 1898 by R.F. Fenno

Either first edition is rare today

My copy of the 1893 Chatto & Windus first British edition

Ads for prior Mitford novels at the front of the Chatto & Windus first edition

Frontispiece for the British first edition

Title-page of the British first edition

Ads at the end of the British first edition are dated April 1893

My copy of the 1898 Fenno first American edition first printing

Title-page in my copy of the American first edition

Variant title-page of the American first edition that I found on eBay (not mine)

Copyright page in the Fenno American first edition

Below, a copy of the September 1893 reprint, not mine

An ad for THE GUN-RUNNER that appears at the front of the first edition of THE LUCK OF GERARD RIDGELEY

An ad for the second edition (more likely a second printing) of THE GUN-RUNNER that appears at the front of the first edition of THE KING'S ASSEGAI