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Author: Staynred, Philip.
Title: A compendium of fortification, both geometrically and instrumentally, by a scale the making whereof is shewed by the tables, and their use, both of the tables and the scale, for speedy protracting of any fort consisting of 8 bulwarks, whose bastion-angles shall not exceed 90 degrees, and so the like for bastion-angles of 12 bulwarks / written by Philip Staynred ...
Publication Info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: A compendium of fortification, both geometrically and instrumentally, by a scale the making whereof is shewed by the tables, and their use, both of the tables and the scale, for speedy protracting of any fort consisting of 8 bulwarks, whose bastion-angles shall not exceed 90 degrees, and so the like for bastion-angles of 12 bulwarks / written by Philip Staynred ...
Staynred, Philip.

London: Printed by E. Cotes ..., 1669.
Notes:
Reproduction of original in the Cambridge University Library.
Subject terms:
Military architecture -- Early works to 1800.
Fortification -- Early works to 1800.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A61369.0001.001

Contents
title page
A COMPENDIUM OF FORTIFICATION.
FIrst, I will describe part of a Tetragon or Square Fort, and explain the Names of the Sides and Angles thereof, as in the Figure following.
To Describe a Fort of Five Bulwarks, or any other; so that the Bastion, or Flanked Angle of 8 Bastions or Bulwarks exceed not 90 Degrees by the Line of Chords.
To Draw the Platform of a Fort, beginning with the Capital (or Head) Line; And also to draw the Horn-works.
For the Horn-works.
The Ʋse of these Tables.
Of Irregular Fortification.
To make a Scale for Fortification by the Tables.
How to Fortifie a long Curtain with Bulwarks, or a strait Town Wall.