Berlin maneuvers. Bound notebook

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BERLIN MANEUVERS

Bound French notebook of 89 manuscript pages written by French officer working with Mr. Mirabeau and Mitry-François assisting the Prussian Army maneuvers (infantry, cavalry, garrison) from April-May 1786. Certain maneuvers were described with a drawing. The narrator discusses the Royal Prussian family also.

Height: 36 cm (14 in.) - Width: 22 cm (8-1/2 in.)

Fairly good condition

Rich panorama of the Prussian Army led by Frederick the Great, eve of the French Revolution. It should be noted that Mirabeau leaves for a “secret” mission to Berlin, for the Calonne services and stays for six months in Prussia.

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2014010147