The art of embattailing an army. Or, The second part of Ælians tacticks Containing the practice of the best generals of all antiquitie, concerning the formes of battailes. ... Englished and illustrated with figures and obseruations vpon euery chapter. By Captaine Iohn Bingham. Tactica. English. Selections

Title

The art of embattailing an army. Or, The second part of Ælians tacticks Containing the practice of the best generals of all antiquitie, concerning the formes of battailes. ... Englished and illustrated with figures and obseruations vpon euery chapter. By Captaine Iohn Bingham. Tactica. English. Selections

Author

Aelianus.

Bingham, John, Captain.

Droeshout, Martin, b. 1601, engraver.

Date

1631

Place of Publication

London

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Languages

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Editorial Practice

In fact consists of chapters 30, 31, and 34-54 of the complete "Tactica", with notes added. The first leaf is blank. Running title reads: The tacticks of Ælian, or the art of embattailing armies. Another issue, with cancel title page, of the edition with "printed by Iohn Beale and Thomas Brudenell for Ralph Mab" in the imprint. The plate is signed "Mar DR sculpsit", i.e. Martin Droeshout. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.

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Identifiers
  • OTA: A05975
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A05975
  • DLPS: A05975
  • STC: STC 163
  • STC: ESTC S106812
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99842522
  • PROQUEST: 99842522
  • VID: 7185