THE PRACTICE, PRO∣CEEDINGS, AND Lawes of armes, described out of the doings of most valiant and ex∣pert Captaines, and confirmed both by ancient, and moderne exam∣ples, and praecedents,
BY MATTHEVV SVTCLIFFE.
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What king going to make warre with a forreine prince, sitteth not downe first, and taketh counsell, whether he be able with ten thousand, to meete him that commeth against him with twen∣tie thousand?
Cicer. offic. lib. 1. In rep. maximè conservanda sunt iura belli.
Ibidem. Sunt qui quod sentiunt, etsi optimum sit, tamen inuidiae metu non audent dicere.
IMPRINTED AT LON∣don by the Deputies of CHRISTOPHER BARKER Printer to the Queenes most ex∣cellent Maiestie. 1593