London: Printed for J. Johnson, No. 72, St. Paul's Chuch-yard, 1796. First Edition. Leather-bound. OctavosThree volumes. Contemporary speckled calf professionally rebacked with newer spines in polished leather with green spine labels and titles in gilt. . Some chafing to front edges, spines bright with some darkening to boards. Bindings sound. xii,508; vii,433; vii,439 pages. Stain to bottom of Volume III. Text bright with some occasional light foxing. A nice set. Very Good. Item #81189
Dumouriez was a general for French Revolutionary Army, but later fell out with the Jacobins and allied himself with the British. He entered into numerous Royalist intrigues, settled in England in 1804 and advised the British War Office in their struggles with Napoleon. He died in England in 1823.