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The soldiers of Afrâsiyâb battle the Iranians for the first time.

The soldiers of Afrâsiyâb battle the Iranians for the first time.

The king of Hâmâvarân sues Rustam for peace.

The king of Hâmâvarân sues Rustam for peace.

Atacar = Attack..

Atacar = Attack..

Miniature including Samson; rubric.

Miniature including Samson; rubric.

Text with rubric and placemarkers; miniature including Samson.

Text with rubric and placemarkers; miniature including Samson.

[Knights, some on horseback, in hand-to-hand combat]

[Knights, some on horseback, in hand-to-hand combat]

[Title page to The arte of warre by Niccolò Machiavelli]

[Title page to The arte of warre by Niccolò Machiavelli]

The battle of Zama

The battle of Zama

[L'assaut général des Anglois à la citadelle]

[L'assaut général des Anglois à la citadelle]

The figure of the Indians' fort or palizado in New England and the manner of the destroying it by Captayne Underhill and Captayne Mason / RH.

The figure of the Indians' fort or palizado in New England and the manner of the destroying it by Captayne Underhill and Captayne Mason / RH.

Der K:M: von Schweden und dero armee wǔnderbarer zǔg zwölff Meilen über das gefrorne Meer nemlich aǔβJüttland in Fühnen und Seeland

Der K:M: von Schweden und dero armee wǔnderbarer zǔg zwölff Meilen über das gefrorne Meer nemlich aǔβJüttland in Fühnen und Seeland

[Battle scene during Second Punic war, showing hand-to-hand combat] / I. Lamorlet(?) fec.

[Battle scene during Second Punic war, showing hand-to-hand combat] / I. Lamorlet(?) fec.

Der kayserlichen residenz - stadt Wien / von Leonhard Loschge, buchhændlern in Nürnberg.

Der kayserlichen residenz - stadt Wien / von Leonhard Loschge, buchhændlern in Nürnberg.

A prospective plan on the battle fought near Lake George on the 8th of September, 1755....

A prospective plan on the battle fought near Lake George on the 8th of September, 1755....

Mort de Montcalm / Desfontaines, del; Moret, sculp.

Mort de Montcalm / Desfontaines, del; Moret, sculp.

A View of the taking of Quebeck by the English forces commanded by Gen. Wolfe, Sep: 13th, 1759

A View of the taking of Quebeck by the English forces commanded by Gen. Wolfe, Sep: 13th, 1759

Grenadieren. 1765

Grenadieren. 1765

Perspective view of entring the breach of the Moro Castle, by storm the 30th of July 1762, ... / Serres pinx ; Canot sculp.

Perspective view of entring the breach of the Moro Castle, by storm the 30th of July 1762, ... / Serres pinx ; Canot sculp.

A view of the fall of Montmorenci and the attack made by General Wolfe, on the French intrenchments near Beauport, with the Grenadiers of the army, July 31 1759 Vue de la chûte ou Saût de Montmorenci et de l'attaque des retrenchments Francois près de Beauport, par le Général Wolfe avec le Grenadiers de l'armée le 31 Juillet 1759 / / drawn on the spot by Capt. Hervey Smyth ; engraved by Wm. Elliot.

A view of the fall of Montmorenci and the attack made by General Wolfe, on the French intrenchments near Beauport, with the Grenadiers of the army, July 31 1759 Vue de la chûte ou Saût de Montmorenci et de l'attaque des retrenchments Francois près de Beauport, par le Général Wolfe avec le Grenadiers de l'armée le 31 Juillet 1759 / / drawn on the spot by Capt. Hervey Smyth ; engraved by Wm. Elliot.

A view of Miramichi, a French settlement in the Gulf of St. Laurence, destroyed by Brigadier Murray detached by General Wolfe for that purpose, from the Bay of Gaspe Vue de Miramichi establissement Francois dans le Golfe de St. Laurent, détruit par le Brigadier Murray, détaché a cet effet de la Baye de Gaspé, par le Général Wolfe / / drawn on the spot by Capt. Hervey Smyth ; etch'd by Paul Sandby ; retouched by P. Benazech.

A view of Miramichi, a French settlement in the Gulf of St. Laurence, destroyed by Brigadier Murray detached by General Wolfe for that purpose, from the Bay of Gaspe Vue de Miramichi establissement Francois dans le Golfe de St. Laurent, détruit par le Brigadier Murray, détaché a cet effet de la Baye de Gaspé, par le Général Wolfe / / drawn on the spot by Capt. Hervey Smyth ; etch'd by Paul Sandby ; retouched by P. Benazech.

An exact view of the late battle at Charlestown June 17th, 1775.

An exact view of the late battle at Charlestown June 17th, 1775.

[The surprise attack on Maestreicht(?)] / H.B.

[The surprise attack on Maestreicht(?)] / H.B.

The death of Warren / M inv. ; Norman sc.

The death of Warren / M inv. ; Norman sc.

The attack on the fort on Sulivan's Island the 28 June 1776 / painted by Henry Gray.

The attack on the fort on Sulivan's Island the 28 June 1776 / painted by Henry Gray.

Bunkers Hill or America's head dress

Bunkers Hill or America's head dress

The taking of Miss Mud I'land

The taking of Miss Mud I'land

Der Siegende Engelan̈der und der Streitende Americaner Welches sich den 19. Sept: Anno. 1777 ... / J.M.P. sc. ; J.M. Probst exc. A.P.

Der Siegende Engelan̈der und der Streitende Americaner Welches sich den 19. Sept: Anno. 1777 ... / J.M.P. sc. ; J.M. Probst exc. A.P.

The siege of Rhode Island, taken from Mr. Brindley's house on the 25th of August, 1778

The siege of Rhode Island, taken from Mr. Brindley's house on the 25th of August, 1778

Sarratoga [i.e. Saratoga] : le 17 octobre le général Burgoine [i.e.Burgoyne] avec 6040 soldats bien disciplinés met bas les armes devant les milices Americaines nouvellement tirées de l'agricluture et conduite[s] par Horatio Gates.

Sarratoga [i.e. Saratoga] : le 17 octobre le général Burgoine [i.e.Burgoyne] avec 6040 soldats bien disciplinés met bas les armes devant les milices Americaines nouvellement tirées de l'agricluture et conduite[s] par Horatio Gates.

View of the British fortress at Stoney-Point, stormed and carried by a party of the light corps of the American army, under the command of Gen. Wayne, on the morning of the 16th of July last

View of the British fortress at Stoney-Point, stormed and carried by a party of the light corps of the American army, under the command of Gen. Wayne, on the morning of the 16th of July last

Carte du théatre dela guerre actuel entre les Anglais et les Trieze Colonies Unies de l'Amerique Septentrionale / dressée par J. B. Eliot, aide de camp du Général Washington ...

Carte du théatre dela guerre actuel entre les Anglais et les Trieze Colonies Unies de l'Amerique Septentrionale / dressée par J. B. Eliot, aide de camp du Général Washington ...

The town of Falmouth, burnt, by Captain Moet, Octbr. 18th 1775

The town of Falmouth, burnt, by Captain Moet, Octbr. 18th 1775

St. Lucia in the West Indies taken possession of by Admiral Barrington Monsieur de Micoud and the inhabitants having capitulated the 30th of December, 1778, being the day after Count d'Estaign left the island much disconcerted / Hamilton delin. ; Thornton sculp.

St. Lucia in the West Indies taken possession of by Admiral Barrington Monsieur de Micoud and the inhabitants having capitulated the 30th of December, 1778, being the day after Count d'Estaign left the island much disconcerted / Hamilton delin. ; Thornton sculp.

A British sailor offering a sword to an unarmed Spanish officer to defend himself, at the attack of Fort Omoa, which was taken by escalade, on the 20 of Octr. 1779, under the command of Captn. Dalrymmple and Commodore Lutterell / Hamilton delin. ; Thornton sculp.

A British sailor offering a sword to an unarmed Spanish officer to defend himself, at the attack of Fort Omoa, which was taken by escalade, on the 20 of Octr. 1779, under the command of Captn. Dalrymmple and Commodore Lutterell / Hamilton delin. ; Thornton sculp.

Haut tapfer zu auf diesen Hund ... / J.M. Will, excud. A.V.

Haut tapfer zu auf diesen Hund ... / J.M. Will, excud. A.V.

View of the attack on Bunker's Hill, with the burning of Charles Town, June 17, 1775 / drawn by Mr. Millar ; engraved by Lodge.

View of the attack on Bunker's Hill, with the burning of Charles Town, June 17, 1775 / drawn by Mr. Millar ; engraved by Lodge.

[Prise de Pensacola]

[Prise de Pensacola]

Das erste Bürger Blut, zu Gründung der Americanischen Freyheit, vergossen bey Lexington am 19ten April 1775 / D. Chodowiecki inv. et del. ; D. Berger sculpsit 1784.

Das erste Bürger Blut, zu Gründung der Americanischen Freyheit, vergossen bey Lexington am 19ten April 1775 / D. Chodowiecki inv. et del. ; D. Berger sculpsit 1784.

Prise de Pensacola / dessiné par Lausan. Berteaux, aqua. ; gravé par N. Ponce, graveur de Mgr. Comte d'Artois.

Prise de Pensacola / dessiné par Lausan. Berteaux, aqua. ; gravé par N. Ponce, graveur de Mgr. Comte d'Artois.

Attaque de Brimstomhill / dessiné par le Paon peintre de S. a S. Mgr. le Prince de Condé ; gravé par N. Ponce graveur de Mgr. Comte d'Artois.

Attaque de Brimstomhill / dessiné par le Paon peintre de S. a S. Mgr. le Prince de Condé ; gravé par N. Ponce graveur de Mgr. Comte d'Artois.

Siege du Fort S. Philippe / dessiné par le Paon peintre de S.A.S. Mgr. le Prince de Conde ; gravé par Godefroy de l'Académie Impèriale et Royale de Vienne &c.

Siege du Fort S. Philippe / dessiné par le Paon peintre de S.A.S. Mgr. le Prince de Conde ; gravé par Godefroy de l'Académie Impèriale et Royale de Vienne &c.

[Journée de Lexington]

[Journée de Lexington]

Prise de Tabago / dessiné par William ; gravé par N. Ponce, graveur de Mgr. Comte d'Artois.

Prise de Tabago / dessiné par William ; gravé par N. Ponce, graveur de Mgr. Comte d'Artois.

Journée de Lexington / dessiné et gravé par F. Godefroy de l'Académie Imple. et Rle. de Vienne &c.

Journée de Lexington / dessiné et gravé par F. Godefroy de l'Académie Imple. et Rle. de Vienne &c.

Précis du traité de paix, signé à Versailles le 3 Septembre 1783 / N. Ponce, inv. et sculpsit.

Précis du traité de paix, signé à Versailles le 3 Septembre 1783 / N. Ponce, inv. et sculpsit.

Suprise de St. Eustace / dessiné par P.C. Marillier ; gravé par N. Ponce, graveur de Mgr. le Comte d'Artois.

Suprise de St. Eustace / dessiné par P.C. Marillier ; gravé par N. Ponce, graveur de Mgr. le Comte d'Artois.

Prise de l'isle de la Grenade / dessiné par le Paon peintre de S.A.S. Mgr. le Prince de Condé ; gravé par Godefroy de l'Académie Impèriale et Royale de Vienne &c.

Prise de l'isle de la Grenade / dessiné par le Paon peintre de S.A.S. Mgr. le Prince de Condé ; gravé par Godefroy de l'Académie Impèriale et Royale de Vienne &c.

Prise de la Dominique / gravé par Godefroy de l'Académie Imple. et Royale de Vienne &c.

Prise de la Dominique / gravé par Godefroy de l'Académie Imple. et Royale de Vienne &c.

Précis de cette guerre / N. Ponce inv. et sculp.

Précis de cette guerre / N. Ponce inv. et sculp.

Gallant behavior of an English sailor in offering a sword to an unarmed Spaniard to defend himself, at the taking of Fort Omoa, in the Bay of Honduras, October 20th 1779 / Metz delin. ; Record sculp.

Gallant behavior of an English sailor in offering a sword to an unarmed Spaniard to defend himself, at the taking of Fort Omoa, in the Bay of Honduras, October 20th 1779 / Metz delin. ; Record sculp.

A view of a saw mill and block house upon Fort Anne Creek ...which on Gen. Burgoyne's army advancing was set fire to by the Americans

A view of a saw mill and block house upon Fort Anne Creek ...which on Gen. Burgoyne's army advancing was set fire to by the Americans

Lafayette au Champ de Mars, ordonne de tirer sur le peuple / Ary Scheffer, del. ; Pollet, sc.

Lafayette au Champ de Mars, ordonne de tirer sur le peuple / Ary Scheffer, del. ; Pollet, sc.

General Wolfe killed at the siege of Quebec, September 14,1759

General Wolfe killed at the siege of Quebec, September 14,1759

Battle of King's Mountain.

Battle of King's Mountain.

Attaque de la convention nationale ; journée mémorable du 13 vendémiaire - an 4eme de la république française / Girardet inv. & del. ; Berthault sculp.

Attaque de la convention nationale ; journée mémorable du 13 vendémiaire - an 4eme de la république française / Girardet inv. & del. ; Berthault sculp.

Battle of Lexington.

Battle of Lexington.

The bloody massacre perpetrated in King Street Boston on March 5th 1770 by a party of the 29th Regt. / engrav'd, printed & sold by Paul Revere, Boston.

The bloody massacre perpetrated in King Street Boston on March 5th 1770 by a party of the 29th Regt. / engrav'd, printed & sold by Paul Revere, Boston.

Uniformes des [] militaires de la Belgique pendant la period 1800- 1830

Uniformes des [] militaires de la Belgique pendant la period 1800- 1830

3, 1. Soldados; 2. Tambor. (1802)

3, 1. Soldados; 2. Tambor. (1802)

The washing-tub expedition

The washing-tub expedition

Attaque de Nantes par les Vendéens, le 29 Juin 1793, ou 11 Messidor an 1er de la République / Swebach Desfontaines, inv. & del. ; Bertault, sculp.

Attaque de Nantes par les Vendéens, le 29 Juin 1793, ou 11 Messidor an 1er de la République / Swebach Desfontaines, inv. & del. ; Bertault, sculp.

Fête des victoires, combat des jeunes élèves au Champ de Mars. Le 21 Octobre 1794, ou 30 Vendémiaire An 4eme de la République / Swebach Desfontaines inv. & del. ; Malapeau sculp.

Fête des victoires, combat des jeunes élèves au Champ de Mars. Le 21 Octobre 1794, ou 30 Vendémiaire An 4eme de la République / Swebach Desfontaines inv. & del. ; Malapeau sculp.

Cloture de la salle des Jacobins, dans la nuit du 27 au 28 Juillet 1794, ou du 9 au 10 Thermidor, an 2. de la République / Duplessi-Bertaux, inv. & del. ; duplessi, Bertaux, aqua forti ; Malapeau, sculp.

Cloture de la salle des Jacobins, dans la nuit du 27 au 28 Juillet 1794, ou du 9 au 10 Thermidor, an 2. de la République / Duplessi-Bertaux, inv. & del. ; duplessi, Bertaux, aqua forti ; Malapeau, sculp.

Attaque de la Convention Nationale ; journée mémorable du 13 Vendémiaire. An 4eme de la République Française / Girardet inv. & del. ; Berthault sculp.

Attaque de la Convention Nationale ; journée mémorable du 13 Vendémiaire. An 4eme de la République Française / Girardet inv. & del. ; Berthault sculp.

Consular games - the game of brag - the game of hazard / Woodward del. ; etch'd by Roberts.

Consular games - the game of brag - the game of hazard / Woodward del. ; etch'd by Roberts.

Title page Uniformen van het Nederlandsch Leger

Title page Uniformen van het Nederlandsch Leger

Tombe dei Califfi presso al Cairo; Attacco degli arabi vicino alle mura del Cairo.

Tombe dei Califfi presso al Cairo; Attacco degli arabi vicino alle mura del Cairo.

Bathen-el-Baqarah o il ventre della vacca; Veduta di Chebreis; Veduta di Chebreis doppo il combattimento.

Bathen-el-Baqarah o il ventre della vacca; Veduta di Chebreis; Veduta di Chebreis doppo il combattimento.

Battaglia di Samanhut.

Battaglia di Samanhut.

Battaglia delle Piramidi.

Battaglia delle Piramidi.

Maniera di passare il Nilo; Assemblea dei Cheikh; Combattimento in cui Morì il Generale Duplessie.

Maniera di passare il Nilo; Assemblea dei Cheikh; Combattimento in cui Morì il Generale Duplessie.

Battaglia di Sedyman; Incidenti della medesima.

Battaglia di Sedyman; Incidenti della medesima.

Battaglia d'Abukir.

Battaglia d'Abukir.

Linien-Infanterie der Spanischen National-Armee : Voltigeur-Offizier, Voltigeur, Füsilier, Grenadiere. 1812

Linien-Infanterie der Spanischen National-Armee : Voltigeur-Offizier, Voltigeur, Füsilier, Grenadiere. 1812

Washington. A representation of the capture of the city of Washington....

Washington.  A representation of the capture of the city of Washington....

First view of the battle of Patapsco Neck dedicated to those who lost their friends in defence of their country, Septr. 12, 1814

First view of the battle of Patapsco Neck dedicated to those who lost their friends in defence of their country, Septr. 12, 1814

Plana Mayor. 1830

Plana Mayor. 1830

Battle of Niagara from a sketch by Major Riddle / Strickland sc.

Battle of Niagara from a sketch by Major Riddle / Strickland sc.

[View of the battle near Chalmettes plantation, Jan. 8, 1815]

[View of the battle near Chalmettes plantation, Jan. 8, 1815]

Com. MacDonough's victory on Lake Champlain Sept. 11th 1814 / M. Cornè p. ; W. Hoogland sc.

Com. MacDonough's victory on Lake Champlain Sept. 11th 1814 / M. Cornè p. ; W. Hoogland sc.

Washington. [A] representation of the capture of the city of Washington, by the British forces under the command of Major Genl. Ross and Rear Adml. Sir I. Cockburn, August 24th 1814, wherein are shown, the fort and the flotilla

Washington. [A] representation of the capture of the city of Washington, by the British forces under the command of Major Genl. Ross and Rear Adml. Sir I. Cockburn, August 24th 1814, wherein are shown, the fort and the flotilla

Battle of New Orleans and defeat of the British under the command of Sir Edward Packenham [sic] by Genl. Andrew Jackson 8th Jany. 1815 / drawn by S. Seymour ; engraved by J. W. Steel.

Battle of New Orleans and defeat of the British under the command of Sir Edward Packenham [sic] by Genl. Andrew Jackson 8th Jany. 1815 / drawn by S. Seymour ; engraved by J. W. Steel.

Le Cesar de 1815 - je suis venu, j'ai vu, ... j'ai fui

Le Cesar de 1815 - je suis venu, j'ai vu, ... j'ai fui

Battle of Plattsburg / Read sc.

Battle of Plattsburg / Read sc.

Battle of New Orleans and death of Major General Packenham [sic] on the 8th of January 1815 / West del. ; J. Yeager sc.

Battle of New Orleans and death of Major General Packenham [sic] on the 8th of January 1815 / West del. ; J. Yeager sc.

The heroe of New Orleans battle of the memorable 8th January 1815 - composed ... by P. Laroque

The heroe of New Orleans battle of the memorable 8th January 1815 - composed ... by P. Laroque

Passage of the Delaware, in Dec. 25th, 1776, by the American troops under the command of General Washington

Passage of the Delaware, in Dec. 25th, 1776, by the American troops under the command of General Washington

Battle of New Orleans, Jan. 8th 1814 [i.e., 1815]

Battle of New Orleans, Jan. 8th 1814 [i.e., 1815]

Napoleon defeating the Mamelukes, at the battle of the pyramids, near Cairo / engraved by Mr. George Cruikshank from the design of Swebach, originally published at Paris, and dedicated to the Grand Army.

Napoleon defeating the Mamelukes, at the battle of the pyramids, near Cairo / engraved by Mr. George Cruikshank from the design of Swebach, originally published at Paris, and dedicated to the Grand Army.

Bataille des Pyramides.

Bataille des Pyramides.

Combat d'Aboù-qyr.

Combat d'Aboù-qyr.

1. et 2. Bataille de Sédymann.

1. et 2. Bataille de Sédymann.

Bataille de Samanhout.

Bataille de Samanhout.

1. Bathen el-baqarah ou le ventre de la vache. 2. Vue de Chebréis. 3. Chebréis après le Combat.

1. Bathen el-baqarah ou le ventre de la vache. 2. Vue de Chebréis. 3. Chebréis après le Combat.

1. Tombeaux des Khalifes près du Caire; 2. Attaques d'Arabes près des murts [murs] du Caire.

1. Tombeaux des Khalifes près du Caire; 2. Attaques d'Arabes près des murts [murs] du Caire.

1. [=2] Assemblée de Cheykhs. 3. Combat et mort de chef de brigade Duplessie. 2. [=1] Manière de passer de Nil dans la haute Egypte.

1. [=2] Assemblée de Cheykhs. 3. Combat et mort de chef de brigade Duplessie. 2. [=1] Manière de passer de Nil dans la haute Egypte.

Peter Francisco's gallant action with nine of Tarleton's cavalry in sight of a troop of four hundred men

Peter Francisco's gallant action with nine of Tarleton's cavalry in sight of a troop of four hundred men

Seguito delle battaglie e delle conquiste di Menphtah I [Seti I], rappresentate in grandi basso-rilievi sulla parete esterna sud-est dell'edifizio di Karnac [Karnak].

Seguito delle battaglie e delle conquiste di Menphtah I [Seti I], rappresentate in grandi basso-rilievi sulla parete esterna sud-est dell'edifizio di Karnac [Karnak].

Il re viene a offrire ad Amon-rê [Amon], Mut e Chons [Khonsu] i prodotti della vittoria. -- Assale col carro e saetta una massa di nemici.

Il re viene a offrire ad Amon-rê [Amon], Mut e Chons [Khonsu] i prodotti della vittoria. -- Assale col carro e saetta una massa di nemici.

Distribuzione delle armi.

Distribuzione delle armi.