• General regulations and orders, 1804

      Great Britain. War Office. (1804)
      A book of general regulations and orders by the War Office of Great Britain, inscribed by L. Colonel Brock. (SPCL UE 58 G73 1804) This book of General Regulations and Orders by the War Office in Great Britain also includes manual and platoon exercises, as well as general orders and observations on the movement and field exercise of infantry. The front paste-down is inscribed with "L. Colonel Brock". Also inscribed in the front is "Maj. Genl T.A. Smith late of the 1st. Rifle Regt.". There is also a bookplate of Robert B. Taylor, Norfolk. On the front flyleaf is a lengthy, two-page transcription in ink, headed Copy/Circular/ that is dated "Horse Guards, 25th May '07" and signed "Harry Calvert Adjt. General". This bound volume contains three separate sections: 1. General Regulations and Orders, 1804 2. The Manual and Platoon Exercises, 1804 3. General Orders and Observations on the Movements and Field Exercise of the Infantry, 1804 77 p., 2 fold. Leaves