REGULATIONS FOR THE ORDER AND DISCIPLINE OF THE TROOPS OF THE UNITED STATES To Which is Added, an Appendix, Containing the United States Militia Act Passed in Congress, May 1792

By: Von [De] Stuben [ Steuben], Friedrich Wilhelm

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Book condition is Poor, boards missing, half of frontispiece is missing; front end page detached, chipped, but present. Some splitting at spine. Stain to frontispiece. Volume now housed in a custom-made case. Illustrated with eight copper plates accurately engraved; Plate I is the frontispiece which is missing half of the image, the rest of the plates are present and intact. A few stains, smudges and chips to interior. 151 printed pages plus Contents, Explanation of the Plates and Appendix at end of volume. This is a scarce copy of Von Steuben's famous military manual written under order from the Continental Congress. Von Steuben was German-born, trained under Frederick the Great, and served as Inspector General for the Continental Army. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: REGULATIONS FOR THE ORDER AND DISCIPLINE OF THE TROOPS OF THE UNITED STATES To Which is Added, an Appendix, Containing the United States Militia Act Passed in Congress, May 1792

Author Name: Von [De] Stuben [ Steuben], Friedrich Wilhelm

Categories: Other,

Edition: New Edition

Publisher: Boston, I. Thomas and E. T. Andrews: 1794

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 13909