This booklet is the first in a series of easy-to-read guides, which aim to provide fully-illustrated introductions to a range of subjects relating to arms and armour. This particular volume aims to provide a brief introduction to the development of Japanese armour. It gives an insight into the traditions and techniques of the Japanese armourer, using many illustrations from original Japanese texts. All of the main armour styles are illustrated, in colour, and a glossary of Japanese terms is provided on a fold-out flap for ease of reference. There is also advice on further reading.
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Descrizione libro Trustees of the Royal Armouries, 2002. Soft Cover. Condizione libro: Good. No Jacket. First Edition. Previous owners inscriptions: No. Book Condition: Good+. Jacket condition: No Jacket. Published: 2002. 1st Edition: Yes Pages: 31. Description: A valuable guide to all collectors. Photographic study of some of the weapons and armours from the Royal Armouries, and from around the world. As well as a brief guide to the traditions and techniques of the Japanese armourer. Codice libro della libreria 005622