Rare work by Théodore Bernard Simon Durtubie dit d'Urtubie de Rogicourt who is a French general of the Revolution and the Empire -
The book includes a very precise manual, dealing with the manufacture and use of different artillery pieces (cannons, ordnance, mortars, mines etc.) as well as the principles of fortification.
Théodore D'Urtubie - Gunner's Manual - 1793
-543- pages (complete).
Good condition of the binding, work in its speckled sheepskin (contemporary binding), worn corners and cuts, uncovered crowns, scuffs on the covers, decorated ribbed spine, title label in garnet morocco, blind fillet framing the covers -
Good condition inside, booklet hh bound in disorder, scattered foxing, illustrated edition of 5 fold-out tables and 13 fold-out engravings also located at the end, ex-libris of "Redel", marbled endpapers -
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