[Americana - Military] Instruction for Field Artillery Horse & Foot by Robert Anderson, Philadelphia, 1839, with 56 Plates

Anderson, Robert (Translator). INSTRUCTION FOR FIELD ARTILLERY, HORSE & FOOT: TRANSLATED FROM THE FRENCH AND ARRANGED FOR THE SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES. Philadelphia: Robert P. DeSilver, 1839. 7 3/4 by 4 1/2 linches in the original purple cloth with remains of printed paper label to spine. Ex-library with stamp and bookplate to front pastedown; 191 pages with 56 plates. At head of title: By direction of the secretary of war./ Added t.p. engraved./ Introductory note, signed, J.R. Poinsett, dated April 29, 1840, inserted before p. [iii].


Some handling wear/rubbing; cloth faded; binding sound. 

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