The Sword in Britain An Illustrated History 1600-1700. Infantry, cavalry swords, rapiers, smallswords, hunting & naval swords of the 17th Century.
NEW FULL COLOUR REFERENCE BOOK
FOR SWORD COLLECTORS!
The Sword in Britain 1600 - 1700
An Illustrated History
Harvey J S Withers
Published by Harvey Withers Military Publishing
This is Volume One of an exciting four part series to be produced by Harvey J S Withers on the history of the sword in Britain from 1600-1945.
This extensive work contains over 900 full colour photographs and illustrations of the types of swords (both English and Continental) carried within Britain during the 17th Century. These include:
RAPIERS AND SMALLSWORDS
Please see the sample pages below. Book length is 183 pages and it is bound with a quality, laminated, hardback cover. Each book is sent in a sturdy, purpose-made airmail cardboard box.
Author Signed Copies
I would be delighted to personally sign and dedicate copies of the book - please let me know if you want me to do this.
Number of Pages - 183
READ THE REVIEWS!
From Classic Arms & Militaria - August/September 2012
"...is very useful for newcomers to the subject...informative historical background..."
"...veritable cornucopia of swords..."
"...I am unable to think of any other book which presents such a broad spread of swords..."
"...first-rate study will find a ready place on the bookshelves of collectors, re-enactors, dealers..."