The Attack on the Strong Fort of Grijo, on the 11.th of May 1809. Respectfully Dedicated to Major General the Honorable Sir Charles Stewart, K.B. by his most obed.t hum.ble Ser.t H. L'Eveque.
London: Pub.d Jan.1.1813 for the Proprietors by Mess.rs Colnaghi & Co. 23 Cockspur St.t
Copper engraving. Plate 356 x 489mm. 14 x 19¼". Tear into lower right-hand edge and image.
The Battle of Grijó was a battle that ended up in victory for the Anglo-Portuguese army commanded by Sir Arthur Wellesley over the French Army commanded by Marshal Nicolas Soult during the second French invasion of Portugal in the Peninsular War.
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