A fascinating instructional manual of sword exercises for the Cavalry, authorised by King George III for use throughout the Cavalry Corps. Published in December 1796 during the French Revolutionary Wars, this book is especially notable for its fine and beautifully printed drawings and diagrams illustrating sword positions, cuts and grips. Fans of swordsmanship and horsemanship alike should possess this remarkable book.
Adjutant-General’s Office, the War Office
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2008 N & M Press reprint of 1796 original edition. SB. 98pp + 29 plates