Extrait des maximes manuscript
This volume provides brief principles of military science, dating from 1747 and written in French. Included is a later plan of battle of Lobositz, October 1, 1756, added in German.
- 1747, 1756
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1 volume : Ornamentation: Includes plan of battle of Lobositz, October 1, 1756 between Austrian general Maximilian Ulysses Browne and Prussian Frederick II. In German. Material: Paper.
Scope and Contents
The bulk of the volume concerns "Extrait des maxims, et regles militaries tous des vieux autheurs, vegue polybe, et des aphorismes du vieux general Montecuculli approprie a notre tems et reduit dans ce petitabregé pour un homme de guerre" and is dated 1747. Includes front matter (unnumbered pages), pages numbered 1-91, and a table after the numbered pages (also unnumbered).
Included at the back of the volume is a single page plan of the battle of Lobositz of October 1, 1756, described in German rather than French.
Bookplate of Nostitz.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Guide to the Extrait des maximes Manuscript Collection
- Extrait des maximes manuscript
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Finding aid written in English.
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- Preferred citation
Extrait des maximes manuscript, Department of Special Collections, MS C98, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas