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Author Name    NORMAN, VESEY.

Title   Arms And Armour.

Binding   h

Book Condition   Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition.

Edition   First Edition (Unstated).

Publisher    Octopus Books, London: 1964.

ISBN Number    0706400348 / 9780706400342

Seller ID   6309X2

In combination with numerous illustrations, the scholarly text explains how arms and armour were made, the tournaments and melees which were dress-rehersals for war itself, the decoration of armour by etching and heraldry, and the reasons for its final decline except as a sentimental adjunct to a warrior's formal portrait.

(Key Words: Military, Armament, Armour, Armor, Weapons, Medieval Studies, Middle Ages, Vesey Norman).

Price = 13.30 USD

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