Paris: E. Dentu, Editeur, Libraire de la Societe des Gens de Lettres, 1864. Beaumont, E. de. Third Edition. One-Quarter Leather. 8vo. Good / No Jacket. Item #054295
Language: French. Prior owners' names are penned on the second page, the title page, and page 165, nine small margin marks, and one soulignement; pages are also foxed and bear occasional water staining in the margins. The book has been rebound, with the original spine plate reaffixed; there is already a crack at the top of the new rear joint; the marbled-paper boards show some rubbing at the free corners and bottom edges, but are otherwise clean and attractive. 607pp. with illustrations. A treatise on fencing with detailed points of stance, grip, strategy, and more.