A study of the two-edged knightly sword of the European middle ages. The book is based around photographs of swords accompanied by the authors comments on the historical significance or special stylistic features of the pieces. The author's other books include " The Sword in the Age of Chivalry", and "The Archaeology of Weapons".
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Descrizione libro Boydell Press, 1991. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. 11" x 8.5". x, 306 pp. "The origins, development, classification, usage and mystique of the knightly sword of medieval Europe." Illustrated with b&w photos and line drawings. Black cloth with silver titles on spine and front board, colour plate front board. A clean bright copy. This book weighs 1.4 kg, extra postage may be requested. Codice libro della libreria 016695
Descrizione libro Boydell, 1991. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Near Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. pp310. Qaurto. Black cloth binding with tipped in colour illustration to front. Codice libro della libreria 8169
Descrizione libro Boydell & Brewer Inc, 1991. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Good. 0. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Codice libro della libreria 0851155391