The Hague: Pierre Gosse, 1758.
First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Item #046071
Contemporary full calf, neatly rebacked at an early date, endpapers refreshed, title slightly adhered to the new endpapers in the gutter, some surface marks and edgewear to leather, corners a little bumped, modest wear to raised bands - quite sound and attractive overall. Small dampstain to bottom edge of title and first few pages, scattered minor stains and foxing, very clean and birght overall - a nice large copy of the first and only folio edition of The Comte de Saxe's popular and influential military treatise. First published in octavo in 1756 and quarto in 1757 - complete and bound with the supplement. 228 pp., 18 Plates, 3 Plates, 40 Plates, 15 pp. (61 plates in total, many folding) Size: Folio. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Military & Warfare; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 046071.