Title THE CROSSBOW. Mediaeval and Modern, Military and Sporting, Its
Book Condition 2
Seller ID 64513
Payne-Gallwey, Ralph. THE CROSSBOW. Mediaeval and Modern, Military and Sporting, Its Construction, History & Management, with a Treaties on the Balista and Catapult of the Ancients. New York: Bramhall House, (1958). 328p., cloth, illus, dust jacket lightly browned, very good. Payne-Gallwey was an engineer, ballistics expert, and artist. This work was considered to be the only complete work on the crossbow. It contains 248 illustrations. An "Appendix to the Book of the Crossbow and Ancient Projectile Engines", 23p., at end.
CROSSBOW WEAPONS BALLISTA CATAPULT