Magimel - Ecole du cavalier à pied et à cheval - 1814

Magimel - Ecole du cavalier à pied et à cheval - 1814
History, War history - Quantity: 1 - Hand coloured illustrations - Book

Illustrated with 7 large plates, one of which is finely watercoloured by hand, depicting the position of the rider on foot and on horseback, the way of carrying the different weapons, the charge, the handling of weapons and the different ways of trotting and galloping.

Cavalry School on foot and on horseback according to the ordinance of the year XIII, illustrating the knowledge of the age and fur of the different breeds of horses, the role of officers and non-commissioned officers, in line and in column.
This is followed by the operation and manoeuvring of the spear, according to the regulations of September 24, 1811.
Illustrated with numerous large plates showing the position of the rider on foot and on horseback, the carrying of weapons, the time of charge, the handling of weapons; finally, the different gallops.

Coeval half leather binding with titles engraved on the spine, green cardboard panel coloured by hand. Crisp interiors and large folding plates depicting the different steps of the horse and the positions of the rider. Pp. 232 + 7 large plates at the end of which one is finely watercoloured.

Full title:
Ecole du cavalier à pied et à cheval d'après l'ordonnance de l'an XIII
Précédée de l’Instruction sur le mors de bride, le
placement des effets dans le porte-manteau , et son
chargement; la platine ; la connoissance de l’âge et
des différens poils des chevaux; la place des sous-
officiers en bataille et en colonne.
Suivie de l'exercice et manœuvre de la lance, d'après le règlement du 24 septembre 1811.
accompagnée de planches
Rappresentant la platine, la position du cavalier à pied et
à cheval, le port d’armes, le temps de la charge, le maniement des armes; enfin, les différens galops.
Paris, chez Magimel, en 1814.

Lot details
Number of Books
History, War history
Author/ Illustrator
Book Title
Ecole du cavalier à pied et à cheval
Publication year oldest item
Illustrated Edition
Original language
Paris, chez Magimel, en 1814
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Hand coloured illustrations
Number of pages
171×102 mm
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