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Compend of the United States System of Infantry Exercise and Manoeuvres.  

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Compend of the United States System of Infantry Exercise and Manoeuvres. Also, the Best System Extant for Light Infantry and Riflemen

Gardner, C. K.

New York

William A. Mercein



Leather. Burgundy spine label with legible gilt lettering. Gardner, the former Adjutant-General of the Division of the Niagara and the Division of the North, was tasked with updating US infantry tactics based on the latest Napoleonic advances

Donated by Kurt A. Sanftleben Montclair, VA.

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Sound binding. Front hinge and gutter have been mended. Rear endpaper torn; lower third missing. Pages clean, but toned with some foxing. Plates are all firmly attached; some have edge wear and misfolds. Some wear to cover.

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