The English Bowman

This lengthy treatise cover the overall history of archery and the bow, all of its parts, methods, equipment, shooting styles and famous shows and marksmen from a British perspective.

The English Bowman

Author: Thomas Roberts

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Page: 333

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This lengthy treatise cover the overall history of archery and the bow, all of its parts, methods, equipment, shooting styles and famous shows and marksmen from a British perspective.

The British Archer Or Tracts on Archery

The “ Great English Bow , " * now reigned in successive triumph over the foes of
this Country , and our arrow seemed to be fulfilling its destiny , as the READY
AND IRRESISTIBLE WINGED THUNDERBOLT OF THE Edward III , with a great ...

The British Archer  Or  Tracts on Archery

Author: Thomas Hastings

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The English Bowman

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The English Bowman

Author: Thomas Roberts

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ISBN: 9780461959406

Page: 364

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This is a reproduction of the original artefact. Generally these books are created from careful scans of the original. This allows us to preserve the book accurately and present it in the way the author intended. Since the original versions are generally quite old, there may occasionally be certain imperfections within these reproductions. We're happy to make these classics available again for future generations to enjoy!

The English Bowman Or Tracts on Archery

To be. Layed in the thyng. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work.

The English Bowman  Or Tracts on Archery

Author: Thomas Roberts

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ISBN: 9780282401504

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Excerpt from The English Bowman, or Tracts on Archery: To Which Is Added the Second Part of the Bowman's GloryThe Perfians, we are told (see the Prg'ace to Mgbley, p. 5) pofi'efs treatil'es 'upon the art, as pt'aetifed by them, written in very early times. T he, Etnperor' Leo, in his Tactics, has given a few hints upon this ffttbje&: and Vegetius (in his work De Rel Miami) (lightly notices the practice of this art. Why we have not any writer upon archery, prior to fifhham, is rby'him thus accounted for. And, that no man hitherto hath written anyc booke of {hot ing, ' the faulte is not. To be. Layed in the thyng.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Archery

at the time of the revival of archery at the end of the last century , the best by far is
Roberts ' English Bowman . ' ! Mr. Roberts is a ... He quotes two instances of long
shots by archers of his time , but he does not state that he was present on either
occasion . The first shot was ... The English Bowman , or Tracts on Archery .

Archery

Author: Charles James Longman

Publisher: London : Longmans, Green

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Page: 534

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The Gentleman s Magazine Library

prehensive treatise on the subject of archery . It is a general history of the art ,
and comprises the best parts of the works of Ascham and Wood , as well as a
variety of other information . “ The English Bowman ; or , Tracts on Archery ; to
which is ...

The Gentleman s Magazine Library

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The Archer s Register

Pp . 168-173 , 226 , 351 , 352 , Archery . - M . The English Bowman ; or , tracts on
Archery ; to which is added the second part of the Bowman's Glory . By T ( homas
) Roberts , a member of the Toxophilite Society London . Printed for the author ...

The Archer s Register

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The Romance of Archery

Dr . R . P . Elmer , Target Archery , part 2 ( New York : 1946 ) , chapter 1 . 31 .
Patent no . 213 , 083 ; March 11 , 1879 . CHAPTER SIX 1 . T . Roberts , The
English Bowman or Tracts on Archery ( London : 1801 ) . 2 . R . Ascham ,
Toxophilus ...

The Romance of Archery

Author: Hugh David H. Soar

Publisher: Westholme Pub Llc

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With intelligence and wit, this volume leads readers on a fascinating journey through the later history of the venerable longbow.

Notes and Queries

By Thomas lish “ The Secret Oracle , which is to answer the Waring . sold only by
him at his Archer Caroline nicer ... The young archer ' s guide ; or , instructions in
the use The English bowman , or tracts on archery : to which of the long bow ...

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British Books

June 1836 Barwick's Disabilities of the Long Bow in Comparison with Weapons
of Fire Roberts ' English Bowman ; or , Tracts on Archery , 1801 Oldfield's
Anecdotes of Archery Wood's Bowman's Glory , with Postscript Ford's Archery .
2nd edit .

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List s of Books and Pamphlets in the National Art Library Anatomy 1886 Architecture of the Renaissance and later periods 1888 Armour and weapons 1883 Biographies of artists 1887 Coins and medals 1889 Construction engineering and machinery 1889 Costume 1881 Drawing geometry and perspective 1888 Furniture 2d ed 1885

Anecdotes of Archery . Plates . Svo . London , 1845 . HASTINGS ( T . ) . — The
British Archer , or Tracts on Archery ( including Crossbows ) . 4to . London , 1831
. JUBINAL ( A . ) . — La Armeria Real . ( Crossbows , Vol . III . pl . 39 . ) 3 vols . Fol
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List s  of Books and Pamphlets in the National Art Library  Anatomy  1886  Architecture of the Renaissance and later periods  1888  Armour and weapons  1883  Biographies of artists  1887  Coins and medals  1889  Construction  engineering  and machinery  1889  Costume  1881  Drawing  geometry  and perspective  1888  Furniture 2d ed   1885

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The Book of the Bow

Truly a contemporary writer could lament that ' archers bee not archers as
heretofore they have beene ' . ... See also The English Bowman , or Tracts on
Archery , T. Roberts , London , 1801 . archer moreover retained the same
advantage that ...

The Book of the Bow

Author: Gordon Grimley

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Page: 242

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