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The schoole of the noble and worthy science of defence. [microform] Being the first of any English-mans inuention, which professed the sayd science; so plainly described, that any man may quickly come to the true knowledge of their weapons, with small paines and little practise. Then reade it aduisedly, and vse the benefit thereof when occasion shal serue, so shalt thou be a good common-wealth man, liue happy to thy selfe, and comfortable to thy friend. Also many other good and profitable precepts and counsels for the managing of quarrels, and ordering thy selfe in many other matters. Written by Ioseph Svvetnam
Bib ID 2754880
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Swetnam, Joseph, active 1617
 
Description London : Printed by Nicholas Okes, 1617 
[30], 198 [i.e. 200] p. : ill. ; 
Series

Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 1190:5.

Notes

Running title reads: The school of defence.

Numerous errors in pagination; page number 137 repeated.

Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library.

Cited In

STC (2nd ed.) 23543.

Reproduction Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1969. 1 microfilm reel; 35 mm (Early English books, 1475-1640; 1190:05). 
Subjects Self-defense -- Early works to 1800.  |  Dueling -- England -- Early works to 1800.
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School of defence.

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