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First Printing "Pallas Armata: Military Essayes" by Sir James Turner, 1683

Item Details

Title and Author/Editor: Pallas Armata: Military Essayes on the Ancient Grecian, Roman, and Modern Art of War (Sir James Turner, Knight)
Genre: Essays, Treatises and Speeches, History, Military
Type of Illustration: Intaglio
Printer: M. W.
Binding: Calf
Publisher: Richard Chiswell
Publication Year: 1683
Period: Late 17th Century
Place of Publication: London
Edition Statement: First Edition
Language: English
Ex-Libris: Johannis W. Williams, John Brian Smith
Additional Notes: Includes a portrait frontispiece of the author.

Condition

- red rot with peeling and chipping; rubbing to corners; dulling to some gilt and effacing of spine label; front inner hinge expertly strengthened with very thin Japanese paper; minor splitting to bottoms of outer joints; bookplate and ownership inscription to front pastedown.

Dimensions

1.5" W x 13.0" H x 8.5" D

Item #

ITMG670826

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