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Important antique arms and armour...

Christie, Manson & Woods Ltd.

Important antique arms and armour...

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Published by Christie, Manson & Woods Ltd. .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL20085350M

The shop is 50 yards from Leicester Square station, on the edge of Covent Garden and the Chinese quarter. Meyer: Antiquariat Rainer F. Him, proud in triumph, glittering from afar, The god whose thunder rends the troubled air Beheld with pity; as apart he sat, And, conscious, look'd through all the scene of fate. Condition will not be accepted for a reason to return a lot. Aeneas and Hector Attempt the chariot of Achilles, which is borne off by Automedon. Is this, O chief!

We are also not responsible for any package sent either by ourselves or any third party company which is lost in transit. Hard cover, 8" x 6", pages, including index. Meantime, at distance from the scene of blood, The pensive steeds of great Achilles stood: Their godlike master slain before their eyes, They wept, and shared in human miseries. Churchill, T. Details of the firm we recommend will be passed onto buyers in this case. On these thy conquer'd spoils I shall bestow, To soothe a consort's and a parent's woe.

Details of the firm we recommend will be passed onto buyers in this case. Bernett, Inc. How Ilion triumphs, and the Achaians mourn. A large, light and airy shop with some 40, titles across a wide range of areas.


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Important antique arms and armour... book

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I also offer a locating service. Owned by an Australian and his Japanese wife, book searches and general customer communication can be done in fluent English or Japanese. A number of years ago, Angela C. The auctioneer has the legal right to re-open any lot in the auction, even if the hammer has come down.

The horses of Achilles deplore the loss of Patroclus: Jupiter covers his body with a thick darkness: the noble prayer of Ajax on that occasion.

The scene lies in the fields before Troy. Helmets were mainly used for protecting the head but leaving the eyes, mouth and nose unprotected. Browse or Search their books - - - - The Book Business: We deal in rare and collectable books and in particular, detective fiction, modern first editions travel, childrens, illustrated, literature Browse or Search their books - - - - Bookcase: is a very large secondhand and antiquarian bookshop situated in the heart of merrie Carlisle between the castle and the cathedral.

These armor plates were usually attached to a cloth or leather backing. So from the Trojan chiefs the Grecians fly, Such the wild terror, and the mingled cry: Within, without the trench, and all the way, Strow'd in bright heaps, their arms and armour lay; Such horror Jove impress'd!

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The ethytonos was a type of stationary bow, mounted on a tripod and similar in design to a ballista. I shun great Ajax? Yoroi katabirajackets covered with various types of armour, the armour could be exposed or hidden between layers of cloth.

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Its purpose was to identify the wearer as friend or foe which was essential in the chaotic confusion of a pitched battle melee. We carry a general stock of about 10, titles with the emphasis on children's collectables, biography, the performing arts, travel, history and politics.

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