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    With Sixteen Folding Plates Showing Light Infantry

    Capt. T. H. Cooper. A Practical Guide for the Light Infantry Officer: Comprising Valuable Extracts From All the Most Popular Works on the Subject; With Further Original Information: and Illustrated by a Set of Plates, on an Entire New and Intelligible Plan; Which Simplify Every Movement and Manoeuvre of Light Infantry. London: T. Egerton, 1806.

    First edition. Octavo. xxiv, 98, [6] pages. Sixteen engraved folding plates and two folding plates of musical notation for bugle.

    Later half calf over marbled boards with titles stamped in gilt on a black morocco spine label. Trivial wear to boards. Contents slightly toned with some light scattered foxing. Archival tape repair on half-title page.

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