Lot 42

42 SAVART (Nicolas-Pierre-Antoine). Elementary Fortification Course, for the use of Messrs. Les Élèves de l'École Spéciale Impériale Militaire; written by order of Major General Bellavène. Paris, Valade, 1812. 3 parts in one volume in-8, waiting cardboard, label printed on spine. xv-563-(1) pp. and 21 folding plates. Part uncut. A complete work of his plates, divided into three parts: 1. military operations, the knowledge of which serves as an introduction to the study of fortifications. 2. Of the temporary fortification. 3. Permanent fortification.