|Author:||AYALA, Balthasar de - GARRATI, Martino|
|Title:||De Ivre Et Officiis Bellicis, Ac Disciplina Militari Libri III. Accedit Martini Lavdensis Tract. De Bello, Cvm Notis|
|Year:||1648 - 1647|
|Description:||In-8°, , 526 [=530],  pp, title printed in red and black, woodcut title vignette. Some foxing. Contemp. vellum binding, blue edges|
|Note:||Very rare ed. of an important treatise on military law, war and peace, and military discipline by the Spanish Judge Advocate Ayala (1548-1584), born in Antwerp. (1st publ. Douai 1582). He was one of the earliest writers in the field of the law of nations. |
A. Nussbaum, a Concise History of the Law of Nations (1954): "Theses of utmost cruelty and perversion presented in a cool manner with logical discipline"
Ref. Walker "Law of Nations" §133. Dekkers 7.
Provenance : Bibliotheek Mariėnhage Eindhoven
|Price:||€450 - €600|