Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1862. 1st Edition. viii,  - 182, 8 pp. 8 page publisher catalogue concludes volume. Illustrated with 15 maps (5 folding), 5 plates & 31 intratextual figures. 7-1/2" x 4-3/4". Original publisher's brown cloth binding with gilt stamped title lettering to spine. Advert eps. Square & tight. Pencil pos. Some foxing & staining to paper. Withal, a respectable VG copy. Item #42292
"I have undertaken, in this little work, to give a clear and precise idea of the great maxims of war. It was written for the citizen soldier and officer. To show the application of the principles, I have given several examples fully developed."