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An edition of Toxophilus (1589)



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This book is the earliest primer on the sport of archery and its practice. Roger Ascham lays the foundation for the proper technique used in shooting a bow (in this case the English Longbow) and the equipment needed. In later years the storage cabinet used to hang an unstrung bow became know as an "Ascham".

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Cover of: Toxophilus: 1545
Cover of: Toxophilus
Toxophilus: 1545
1869, [s.n.]
- Large paper ed.
Cover of: Toxophilus.
Cover of: Toxophilus
Toxophilus: 1545
1868, A. Murray & son
in English
Cover of: Toxophilus
Toxophilus: the school of shooting, in two books
1866, John Russell Smith
in English

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