Title: The Commentaries of Messire Blaize de Montluc, Mareschal of France. Wherein Are Describ'd All the Combats, Rencounters, Skirmishes, Battels, Sieges, Assaults, Scalado's, the Taking and Surprizes of Towns and Fortresses, 1674
Author: Blaise de Montluc
Publisher: Andrew Clark, London
The first English translation of Blaise de Montluc's military career, being a personal detailed history from his early years in the field to eventually becoming Marshal of France. As a military bible of techniques, tactics, and maneuvers, the book details a military history of France from 1521 to 1574, during his 50 years of service..
One volume in Folio, 404 pages
On note of condition, this book is in fair shape. The binding appears to be the original calf boards, though heavily mottled and displaying signs of wear at the joints. There is little to no foxing present throughout most of the book.