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Toxophilus

Roger Ascham

Toxophilus

the school of shooting : intwo books

by Roger Ascham

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Published by Simon Archery Foundation in Manchester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Archery.

  • Edition Notes

    Facsim of part of Dr. Giles" ed. of Ascham"s whole works: text originally published, 1545.

    Statementby Roger Ascham.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1185
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv,173p. :
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19314821M

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ascham, Roger, Toxophilus, Menston, Scolar Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Roger Ascham ? English essayist. Roger Ascham's works stood for centuries as models of English prose style. His treatise on archery, Toxophilus, The Schole of Shootinge (), and his.

      In book one Toxophilus is in conversation with his friend Philogolus and Toxophilus is making the case for the shooting of the long bow and is also encouraging Philogolus to practice the art himself. Philogolus has his doubts and Toxophilus must persuade him that it is in his best interests to follow his example. Their conversation ranges far 4/5(1). Toxophilus, The Schole, or Partitions of Shooting. Contayned in II bookes, Writen by Roger Ascham, And now newly perused. Pleasaunt for all Gentlemen, and Yeomen of Edition: The Fourth Edition.

    An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article. Ascham, Roger, The Scholemaster. HTML at Renascence Editions; Gutenberg text; Ascham, Roger, Toxophilus (compiled from the Giles edition and the Arber edition), ed. by J. A. Giles and Edward Arber (illustrated HTML at ). Ascham’s Toxophilus (“Lover of the Bow”), written in the form of a dialogue, was published in and was the first book on archery in English. In the preface Ascham showed the growing patriotic zeal of the humanists by stating that he was writing “Englishe matter in the Englishe tongue for Englishe men.”.


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This is. Toxophilus was printed by Edward Whytchurch, printer to the king, in late winter or early spring Shortly thereafter Ascham presented his book to the king, its dedicatee, at a royal audience at Greenwich.

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TOXOPHILUS () Roger Ascham. Contains Ascham's () treatise on the virtues of the English longbow, with a critical introduction, a textual introduction, the text in old-spelling, notes and commentary to explain Ascham's allusions and reference, and a glossary to explain unfamiliar words.

Toxophilus by Roger Ascham Reprinted version Nov by Leopold Classic Library. This work comprises of two books combined together: The First Book of the School of Shooting and The Second Book of the School of Shooting.

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