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Original very dark green stippled cloth lettered in gilt with blind-stamped borders on boards. In today's jargon this book could be titled "Military Surveying for Dummies", since the Preface points out that "It is assumed that the reader is entirely unacquainted wth the subject...." Minor edge soil and foxing with only tiny corner abrasion. Previous owner's names and date (1878) and Royal Military College (Kingston) stamp. Many small drawings and three foldouts. No extraneous marks or damage. 192 pp.
Title: Practical Military Surveying and Sketching; With the Use of the Compass and Sextant, Theodolite, Mountain Barometer, Etc.
Illustrator: Three Foldout Drawings with Many Others
Edition: Fifth Edition
Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1874
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Good Plus
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 002972
Keywords: NOISBN Military. Surveying