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SAXE (Maurice, Comte de). Reveries, or Memoirs upon the Art of War by Field-Marshall Count Saxe. Illustrated with Copper-plates. To which are added some original Letters, upon various Military Subjects, wrote by the Count to the Late King of Poland, and M. De Folard, which were never before made Publick. Together with his Reflections upon the Propagation of the Human Species, Translated from the French. [by Sir William Fawcett].1757

London: Printed for J. Nourse, First English edition, 4to (260 x 200 mm), [2], x, 195, [1]pp., minor foxing on title, 40 engraved plates by Basire on thirty-four sheets (33 folding), contemporary sprinkled calf, corners rubbed, rebacked, spine gilt, morocco label. Provenance: Armorial bookplate of George Cockburn on front paste-down.

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