The Artillerist's Manual and British Soldier's Compendium.,
of Infantry Exercise. Sword Exercise. Artillery Exercise, Equipment, &c. Fireworks. Fortification. Mathematics. Gunnery. &c. &c. &c. Second Edition. Published by Authority.1840 Stock Code: 41462
Notes"The present edition contains about one fourth additional material, one extra Plate, Wood cuts &c." Interesting soldier's vade mecum from the mid-19th century. Contemporary ownership inscription of Lt. J.W. Christian to the title page.
12mo. (152 x 95mm) Contemporary half black roan on marbled boards.
12 plates, one of them double-page.
Light browning, a little rubbed at the extremities with wear to spine ends, front hinge slightly cracked but holding fine, very good condition.
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