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1761 Frederick II of Prussia Military Commentary on WAR Chevalier Folard 17 MAPS
Berlin : chez Chretien-Frederic Woss a Lyon, chez Jean-Marie Bruyset, 1761. - 1761 Frederick II of Prussia Military Commentary on WAR Chevalier Folard 17 MAPS 17 INCREDIBLE Illustrated Battle MAPS comp@$1,000+ Frederick II (1712 – 1786) was King of Prussia from 1740 until 1786. Frederick's achievements during his reign included his military victories, his reorganization of Prussian armies, his patronage of the Arts and the Enlightenment in Prussia, and his final success against great odds in the Seven Years' War. He became known as Frederick the Great (Friedrich der Gro├če) and was nicknamed Der Alte Fritz ("Old Fritz") by the Prussian people. Jean Charles, Chevalier Folard (1669 – 1752), French soldier and military author, was born at Avignon. While we do not find this same printing of this book elsewhere; we do find other mid-1700s examples for sale for over $1,125! Main author: Main de Maitre (Frederic II de Prussia) Title: Esprit du chevalier folard, tire de ses commentaires sur l’histoire de polybe par main de maitre Published: Berlin : chez Chretien-Frederic Woss a Lyon, chez Jean-Marie Bruyset, 1761. Language: French Note: • This book is a tribute and a compilation of military tactics and strategy of Jean-Charles de Folard, known for his military successes and for taking part in all the wars of the end the reign of Louis XIV. This is his reading of Caesar and and Polybius. • 17 incredible folding engravings of battle plans and military maps; FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE Wear: wear as seen in photos Binding: tight and secure leather binding Pages: complete with all viii + 378 pages; plus indexes, prefaces and such Illustrations: 17 incredible folding engravings of battle plans and military maps; Publisher: Berlin : chez Chretien-Frederic Woss a Lyon, chez Jean-Marie Bruyset, 1761. Size: ~8in X 5in (20cm x 12.5cm) Photos available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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