Demmin August. An Illustrated History Of Arms And Armour From The Earliest Period To The Present Time / August ; [translated from German by C.C.Black, M.A.]. – London: George Bell & Sons, 1877. – 596 p.
Originally published in 1877, this History of Arms and Armour is extensively illustrated throughout with nearly 2000 illustrations. Chapters include: Arms of pre-historic times, Ancient arms of the Bronze & Iron ages, Arms of the Christian Middle Ages and Fire Arms plus many more.
This classic work was republished by Cole Press in 2009.