Records of the Medieval Sword. Rare 1st edition Hardback Book.

RECORDS OF THE MEDIEVAL SWORD

EWART OAKESHOTT

Boydell Press 1st edition 1991

This is a mint condition rare hardback copy of the ultimate reference guide to swords dating from :-

Roman Cavalry Spatha 250 - 350 AD - !6th Century.

It includes images of all swords referred to from major public/private collections.

Included details of types, styles, dating and manufacture.

With a special appendix on the Morgarten Sword and the sword of Edward III.

This is probably the best and most thorough work on early swords.

A must for the Medieval military historian and any serious weapon collector.

This volume is rarely available in its original hardback form.

Mint condition.