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    D. H. Mahan. A Complete Treatise on Field Fortification, With the General Outlines of the Principles Regulating the Arrangement, the Attack, and the Defence of Permanent Works. Wiley & Long, 1836. First edition. Folding diagrams. Original blind stamped brown cloth. Small portion lacking from top of spine; front board detached but the text block is tight and sound. Scattered moderate foxing throughout, else very good and easily restored. Rare first edition of a manual used as the basis of instruction throughout the Civil War.

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    February, 2013
    7th Thursday
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