Columbia, S.C. Evans & Cogswell, 1864. 278pp. Original cloth backed printed boards. Boards detached and soiled. Old stamp on titlepage and a few other leaves. Else good and generally clean. In a red cloth folding case. Item #WRCAM22231
A scarce Confederate military manual, comprised of translations from two classic European works on warfare, those of Marmont and Jomini. The works were translated by Frank Schaller, colonel of the 22nd Regiment of Mississippi Infantry, and dedicated by him to President Davis, "a master of the art of war." An important Confederate book of military instruction. PARRISH & WILLINGHAM 4953. CONFEDERATE HUNDRED 60.