The stratagems of war, or, A collection of the most celebrated practices and wise sayings of the great generals in former ages. Written by Sextus Julius Frontinus, one of the Roman consuls. Now English'd, and enlarged with a new collection of the most noted strategems and brave exploits of famous and modern generals; and with a short account of the weapons offensive and defensive, and engines commonly used in war, with their usefulness and deficiency. By M.D.A. Licensed July 28. 1685. Ro. L'Estrange.
|Main Creator:||Frontinus, Sextus Julius.|
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London : printed for S. Heyrick, J. Place, and R. Sare at Grays-Inn-Gate, and Furnivals-Inn-Gate in Holborn, 1686.
"A collection of the brave exploits and subtil stratagems of several famous generals since the Roman Empire" has a special titlepage and separate pagination.
Text continuous in spite of pagination.
Signature H duplicated.
Physical description: , 144, 125-155, ; , 162 p. ; 12mo
Citations/References: Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), D287
Citations/References: Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), F2244A
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|J 3551 Fro / 1686||Manuscripts Reading Room Special Access||Joly|