A System of Camp-Discipline, Military Honours, Garrison-Duty, and other Regulations for the Land Forces...

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    In which are included, Kane's Discipline for a Battalion in Action...To which is added, Kane's Campaigns of King William and the Duke of Marlborough. London: J. Millan, 1757. Second edition. Octavo. vi, 146, 57, [2, publisher's ads] pages . With a hand-colored folding map of Europe, twenty-one engraved charts or plans, some hand-colored. Contemporary calf, raised bands, and titles stamped in gilt on a morocco spine label. Modest wear to the boards, mainly along the edges. Joints tender. Old creases to the preliminary and terminal pages. A few pages with closed tears. Some scattered light foxing and toning throughout. A manual that would have no doubt been used by the British during the American Revolutionary War. The charts illustrate the hollow square defense, wheeling tactics, and encampment plans of the period. George Washington owned a copy of this work, as listed in the Boston Athenaeum catalog.

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