Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1862. Hardcover. Unusual to find, especially in this condition, complete with the 3 folding maps. Personal copy of George B [Gely], his signature in ink at the front paste down, and dated 1862. Translated from French by G. H. Mendell and W. P. Craighill.
Much content on diplomacy in relation to war, military policy, strategy, grand tactics & battles, logistics or the practical art of moving armies, and the formation of troops for battle.
8vo, 410pp, 3 folding maps. In the publisher's original dark brown gilt cloth. Slightly chipped spine ends, pages bright and fresh. OCLC: 10962859. Very good - condition. Item #25022