1969 "Cut and Thrust Weapons" by Eduard Wagner Reference Book Printed in Prague

1969 "Cut and Thrust Weapons" by Eduard Wagner Reference Book Printed in Prague

Code: bor60010ct


Product Description


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ARTIFACT: This is a hardcover copy of "Cut and Thrust Weapons" by Eduard Wagner, with many beautiful and detailed illustrations, several in color. The volume covers the different types of cut and thrust weapons, as well as how to wield them and protect oneself during their use. This weaponry is further broken down into chapters on swords, rapiers and sabers in particular. After this, there are individual chapters on the weapons of Great Britain, Germany, France, Austria and Russia, along with a summary of all included plates at the beginning of each section. This copy was published in 1969 (2nd edition) in Prague, Czechoslovakia.

VINTAGE: Published 1969.

SIZE: 491 pages; approximately 13-1/4" in height and 9-1/4" in width and 2-1/2" in thickness.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Clothbound cover, paper.

ATTACHMENT: Glued binding.

MARKINGS: Second Impression 1969 Printed in Czechoslovakia by Polygrafia Prague.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a weapons history book collection that we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAX05 LADEX4/14

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The book has damage/staining to the cover but the inside of the book is in very fine condition without staining.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.