The Artillerist; Comprising the Exercise and Movements of the Light Horse Artillery. Together with a Sword Exercise for the Light Artillery. Also, Rules for the Formation of Companies.

Hartford: Printed by Peter B. Gleason & Co, 1819.

Price: $225.00

About the item

First edition. 8 plates. 144 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Half calf over boards. Rubbed, light foxing throughout. Missing plates 2, 6, and 7, else Very Good. Shaw & Shoemaker 47788.

Item #57543

Intended for the use of the militia, in which it was found “that every company had a Drill of its own; and no small embarrassment was occasioned … when they were called to exercise toghether.”.