Polyænus"s Stratagems of war

translated from the original Greek, by Dr. Shepherd, F.R.S.
  • 366 Pages
  • 4.69 MB
  • English
printed for George Nicol , London
SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 3027, no. 6.
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16868742M

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