Military Reconnoissance [sic]. Captain William Colburn Mayne.
Military Reconnoissance [sic]

Military Reconnoissance [sic]

Exeter: W.C. Pollard, (printer), 1837. First Edition. Octavo. Item #027561

xiii, 172 pages. two folded charts, one showing the Road from Beaubourg to Cormort, the second how to form a reconnaissance of a river. Hew Strachan in his study: From Waterloo to Balaclava: Tactics, Technology. Mayne served with the Fifth (Northumberland) fusiliers. A very scarce work locating only two copies via OCLC, no other copies for sale. Bound in full red polished calf, raised bands with copartments fully gilt decorated, black morocco spine label gilt, akk edges marbled with matching endpapers, spine evenly faded to a light tan. A very nice copy.

Price: $425.00

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