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DUMOURIEZ, Charles François Du Périer (1739--1823)
Tableau speculatif de l'Europe, par M. Dumouriez.
[Paris?]: février 1798.
160 p. ; 17.9 cm. (8º)

By General Dumouriez, the 'hero of Valmy', the first major victory of the French Republican army in 1792. Without imprint; other editions appeared in Berlin and Hamburg in 1798. First published anonymously; sometimes attributed to Baron d'Angely (cf. Barbier IV, 653). Two English translations appeared in 1798, one with 'strictures upon the chapter relative to Great Britain'.

Copy Notes Inscribed in ink on title-page John Soane / 1798.

Binding C19th half calf, marbled-paper boards (the marbling occludes a text in English), gilt double-ruled spine, red morocco spine-label.

Reference Number 3802


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