London, South Kensington
16 February 2006
MULLER, John. Attack and Defence of Fortify'd Places. London: J. Millan, 1747. 8°. 24 engraved plates only (of 25), mostly folding, with the final advertisement leaf (lacks plate 9, plate one trimmed at outer margin with loss of some engraved area). Contemporary sprinkled calf, gilt spine (a little rubbed, spine cracked, a few repairs in spine, lacks front free endpaper). Provenance: Frederick Madan (contemporary signature on title) -- Lord Porchester (armorial bookplate). FIRST EDITION.
With various other works in 26 vols. (27)
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