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LIGNY, AND QUARTRE BRAS,
CONTAINING THE SERIES OF
Accounts Published by Authority,
BRITISH AND FOREIGN,
FROM A VARIETY OF
OFFICIAL AND PRIVATE DOCUMENTS,
FORMING AN HISTORICAL RECORD BY THOSE WHO HAD THE HONOUR AND
GLORY TO SHARE IN THE OPERATIONS
Campaign of the Netherlands,
TO WHICH IS ADDED THE NAMES ALPHABETICALLY REGISTERED
AND BY REGIMENTS, OF THE OFFICERS EMPLOYED,
AND THE TOTAL STRENGTH AND LOSS OF EACH REGIMENT,
PERIODS OF THE ACTION, WITH A
BY A NEAR OBSERVER,
TENTH EDITION, ENLARGED AND CORRECTED.
PRINTED OR JOHN BOOTH, DUKE STREET, PORTLAND PLACE;
AND J. FAIRBAIRN, EDINBURGH.
The most high, mighty, and most noble Prince Arthur, Duke, Marquis, and Earl of Wellington. Marquis of Douro. Viscount Wellington of Talavera and of Wellington, and Baron Douro of Wellesley. One of his Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council. Field Marshal of His Majesty's Forces. Colonel of the Royal Regiment of Horse Guards Blue. Knight of the Most Noble Order of the Garter. Knight Grand Cross of the Most Honourable Military Order of the Bath. Prince of Waterloo in the Netherlands. Duke of Ciudad Rodrigo, and a Grandee of Spain of the First Class. Duke of Vittoria. Marquis of Torres Vedras, and Count of Vimiera in Portugal. Knight of the Most Illustrious Order of the Golden Fleece. of the Spanish Military Order of St. Fernando. Knight of the Most Illustrious Order of the Holy Ghost in France. Knight Grand Cross of the Imperial Military Order of Maria Theresa. Knight Grand Cross of the Imperial Military Order of St. George of Russia. Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Black Eagle of Prussia. Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Portuguese Military Order of the Tower and Sword. Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Military Order of the Sword of Sweden. Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Elephant of Denmark, of William of the Low Countries : of the Annunciade of Sardinia : Of Maximilian Joseph of Bavaria. Of the Crown of Rue, the Family Order of the King of Saxony. The Order of Fidelity of the First Class of the Grand Duke of Baden, and of several others. And Commander of the Forces of his Britannic Majesty in France, and of the Army of his Majesty the King of the Low Countries, &c.
“ Whoever gave more honourable prize
a noble peer,
“ Great England's glory, and the world's wide wonder,
Thy country may be freed from foreign harms,
EDMUND SPENSER, Author of the Fuirie Queen.