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The Arte of Shooting in Great Ordnance by  William Bourne - First Edition Thus - 1969 - from Christopher Baron and Biblio.com

The Arte of Shooting in Great Ordnance

by Bourne, William

Condition: Good/Later loose protective Jacket


Amsterdam & New York: Da Capo Press. Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd. [ Theatrvm Orbis Tarrarvm Ltd ], 1969 Hardback, 155mm x 230mm tall (6" x 9" approx.). Pp (xv), 94, (ii), with a title-page vignette, decorated capitals and several text-figs. Withdrawn from, and sold by, The University of Delaware Library, with a couple of neat stamp impression, inked-out impressions to the closed-page edges, and a plain label over the front board accession number. Spine lightly sunned, otherwise very good, in the original gilt-decorated, red cloth-covered boards/gilt-on-black titles. Number 117 in 'The English Experience, its Record in Early Printed Books' series, published in facsimile.. First Edition Thus. Cloth. Good/Later loose protective Jacket.


  • Bookseller: Christopher Baron GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 005673
  • Title: The Arte of Shooting in Great Ordnance
  • Author: Bourne, William
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: Later loose protective Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition Thus
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Da Capo Press. Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd. [ Theatrvm Orbis Tarrarvm Ltd ]
  • Place: Amsterdam & New York
  • Date published: 1969
  • Keywords: Noisbn Ordnance Cannon Guns Gunpowder Trajectory Trajectories Warfare Cannonball Math Mathematics Calculating Calculation Shooting Firearms
  • Bookseller catalogs: Science and Medicine; Technology; Weights and Measures;


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