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France. Sovereign (1830–1848 : Louis-Philippe)
Ordonnance du roi du 4 Mars 1831 : sur l'exercise et les manœuvres de l'infanterie.
Paris : Imprimerie Royale, 1831.
Physical Description:
xxxviii, 432 p. ; 37 cm. + 1 atlas (107 p., 64 folded leaves of plates : ill., music ; 37 cm.)
Rare Books and Manuscripts
UD228 .O73 1831+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Military costume and drill book. Revision of the Napoleonic ordonnances for infantry and cavalry, published under Louis Philippe.
At head of title: Ministère de la guerre.
Published for use of the Ministère de la guerre (never for sale).
Title of atlas: Planches relatives a l'ordonnance du roi du 4 Mars 1831 : sur l'exercise et les manoeuvres de l'infanterie.
The atlas includes 64 folded leaves of plates and "Batteries et sonneries" ([9] p. at end).
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary quarter calf and marbled boards. Bookplate: Bibliothèque du Bon. de Marbot. (Marbot was military tutor and aide-de-campe to Louis Philippe.)
Subject Terms:
Costume -- France.
France -- History -- 1830-1848.
France -- History, Military -- 19th century.
France. Armée. Infanterie -- Drill and tactics.
Marbot, Jean-Baptiste-Antoine-Marcelin, baron de, 1782-1854 -- Bookplate.
MIlitary law -- France.
Lithographs -- 1831.
Armorial Bookplates (Provenance)
France. Laws, statutes, etc.
France. Ministère de la guerre.

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