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Title: Tactica, sive de instruendis aciebus; graece et latine. Quorum hic graecè primum opera Ioannis Mevrsii, ille ex Sixti Arcerii noua interpretatione latina: ambo autem notis et animadversionibus illustriores in lucem exeunt. Accedunt praeliorum aliquot descriptiones, et nonnulla alia; additis tabulis aeneis, et Modesti libello de vocabulis militaribus.
Description: Lugduni Batavorum, Apud Ludovicum Elzevirium, 1613. 3 vols. in 1. 4to. Vol. I [Aelianus] w. woodc. printer's mark on title, 3 double page engr. pls., a number of typographic / woodc. textills. 17th c. limp. vellum, wrinkled, some damage, lower headband broken; Turn in at righthand margin of upper cover gone. []. (XVI, 214; 447, II; 7, I pp.). (Numerous contemp. marginal annotations in Greek in ink and pencil; occasional waterspotting.). Willems 77: Combined ed. of Willems 73 and 76: not in Cockle, not in Legermuseum: On first flylf. written in ink: 'J'ai corrigé d' Arian sur un ms de la bibliothèque du Roy copié par Vegetius no. 2523 et j 'ay marqué les corrections faites sur ce M.S. ...' : Brunet I, p.63. Rahir, 61: Copinger 22: Schweiger vol. I, p. 4: Comp. Jähns, 871: 'Die lange Zeit in Vergessenheit geratene Taktik des Aelianus wurde in den Niederlanden durch Moritz von Nassau wieder erweckt.':

Keywords: Militaria krijgskunde Military books warfare history military tactics plan order battle

Price: EUR 850.00 = appr. US$ 923.82 Seller: Antiquariaat B.M.Israel B.V.
- Book number: 2342