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[Army Commissariat.]

Regulamento do Commissariado de Viveres e Transportes, para o Exercito Portuguez.

£75

(Lisbon), Na Impressão Regia, 1812.

Description

12mo.  (1) f., 125 pp., (2) ff.  With 24 sample forms on 26 ff. (some folding).  Contemporary calf (worn).   Small wormhole in inner margin of pp. (1)-58, some slight staining on title p., tears repaired in 3 sample forms.

In the aftermath of the expulsion of the French army from Portugal and encouraged by Lord Wellington and Marshall Beresford, Miguel Pereira Forjaz, Secretary of State for War, set out a set of regulations governing the army commissariat.   

Innocencio  XVIII, 168 .   Ayres de Magalhães Sepúlveda III, 151.   Martins de Carvalho, Diccionário bibliographico militar portuguez, p. 228.   

 

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