Book/Printed Material Boke of the fayt of armes and of chyualrye.

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Title
Boke of the fayt of armes and of chyualrye.
Contributor Names
Christine, de Pisan, approximately 1364-approximately 1431.
Caxton, William, approximately 1422-1491 or 1492.
Bonet, Honoré, active 1378-1398.
Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[Westminster], William Caxton, 14 July 1489 (4th year of the reign of Henry VII)
Subject Headings
-  Military art and science--Early works to 1800
Genre
Incunabula--England--London--1489
Notes
-  Title extracted from incipit on leaf [1a].
-  Translated by William Caxton.
-  Largely a compilation from the works of Vegetius, Frontinus, Valerius Maximus, Honoré Bonet, and a contemporary anonymous authority on sieges. Books 3-4 are based on Bonet's L'arbre des batailles.
-  Goff C-472
-  Hain-Copinger 4988 = 15918
-  GW 6648 (1st issue)
-  Ricci, S. de. Census of Caxtons, 28; 3
-  Rosenwald 570
-  LC copy: provenance: Sir George Holford.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
[144] leaves (the last blank, wanting). 27.2 cm. (fol.)
Call Number/Physical Location
Incun. 1489 .P554
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/rosenwald.0570
Library of Congress Control Number
49036430
Online Format
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Description
Title extracted from incipit on leaf [1a]. Translated by William Caxton. Largely a compilation from the works of Vegetius, Frontinus, Valerius Maximus, Honoré Bonet, and a contemporary anonymous authority on sieges. Books 3-4 are based on Bonet's L'arbre des batailles. Goff C-472 Hain-Copinger 4988 = 15918 GW 6648 (1st issue) Ricci, S. de. Census of Caxtons, 28; 3 Rosenwald 570 LC copy: provenance: Sir George Holford. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/49036430
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Chicago citation style:

Christine, De Pisan, Approximately Approximately 1431, William Caxton, Honoré Bonet, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Boke of the Fayt of Armes and of Chyualrye. [Westminster, William Caxton, 14 July 4th year of the reign of Henry VII, 1489] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/49036430/.

APA citation style:

Christine, D. P., Caxton, W., Bonet, H. & Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. (1489) Boke of the Fayt of Armes and of Chyualrye. [Westminster, William Caxton, 14 July 4th year of the reign of Henry VII] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/49036430/.

MLA citation style:

Christine, De Pisan, Approximately Approximately 1431, et al. Boke of the Fayt of Armes and of Chyualrye. [Westminster, William Caxton, 14 July 4th year of the reign of Henry VII, 1489] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/49036430/>.