8vo. (9.25 x 6.25 inches). pp.132. B/w frontis and 55 numbered b/w figures, most on plates (hors-texte) and some in text. Publisher's dark green cloth gilt, marked and spotted to edges. Pictorial d/w, price clipped, chipped, long closed tears, now inner-repaired with archival tape, nicked, soiled, creased. Personal bookplate and same owner's name in ink to front pastedown. O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. A Very Good copy in a worn, repaired and chipped d/w. We reduce the default shipping charge for lighter books or use it for a tracked service if books are expensive or uncommon. We pack books securely in boxes, or corrugated card or cardboard, and protect corners with bubble-wrap. Codice inventario libreria
Titolo: The Small-Sword in England, Its History, Its...
Casa editrice: Hutchinson's Scientific & Technical Publications
Data di pubblicazione: 1945
Condizione libro: Very good
Edizione: First edition..
Descrizione libro London Hutchinson's Scientific & Technical Publications nd c1945, 1945. Condizione: good to very good. 1st Edition. 132pp. Octavo in original green cloth with frontispiece and 9 plates (both sides) from photos, including hilts in the author's collection. Shelf number on spine professionally removed and shelf numbers on front free endpaper and title page whited out. good to very good. Codice articolo 103519
Descrizione libro Hutchinson's Scientific & Technical Publications, London, 1945. Hardcover. Condizione: Very Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: Fair. First Edition. A vg first edition of this important work on the small-sword. With f scarce d/w that has been repaired with tape. 132pp with illustrations. Laid in are three pencil drawings of swords with parts named, by an unknown hand. This book along with the late AVB Norman's work and the new publication from Leslie Southwark are the significant titles for the student of swords in eighteenth and nineteenth century England. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Codice articolo 029725