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The Compleat Gentleman Soldier; Or, A Treatise of Military Discipline, Fortifications and Gunnery. In Three Parts.

Description
The volume is fully bound in leather covered boards in the form of Cambridge Calf with alternating plain and marbled panels. The edges to the text-block are mottled red. Pasted onto the centre of the front paste down is a previous owners bookplate with the name "William Gordon Ross, Royal Engineers" underneath the armorial device and the motto "Agnoscar Eventu". Pasted onto the top left corner, and partly over the bookplate, is a small white label with "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall".
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0974
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
anon
Publisher
Ballard, Thomas; Van Hove
 
Date
1702
Dimensions
Width:
100 mm

Height:
161 mm