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Idées d'un militaire pour la disposition des troupes confiées aux jeunes troupes dans la défense et l'attaque des petits postes

Paris: Franç. Amb. Didot l'ainé, for Alexandre Jombert, 1783


Number stamped in black on upper cover "496"; William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, October 11, 1966.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund


Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet II, 1354; Hérold 878.2

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 12 color-printed lavis-manner engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books