Rules and Regulations for the Sword Exercise of the Cavalry [reprint]

By His Majesty's Command/Adjutant General's Office. Rules and Regulations for the Sword Exercise of the Cavalry. Ottawa: Museum Restoration Service 1970. Facsimile reprint (1st pub. 1796). xii, 98p, several line ills. and diagrams. Very good hardcover in good d.j. (rubbed). Owner's name blind-stamped on front endpaper. No. 15 of 700 copies. ** British manual on executing sword strokes from horseback or on foot, Covers basic to complicated strokes, including how the "six cuts" are to be applied across the enemy's face. In the publisher's Limited Edition Military Series. Item #16028

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