Re: [SCA-Archery] Re: Archery books free for download (well, reading) online.
- http://books.google.com is amazing resource. Just seach your phrases about
archery. You'll have full authorisation public licensed books and you can
search in copyrighted materials and see some sample pages.
Here is some books in my "library":
2008/6/5 jameswolfden <jameswolfden@...>:
> You did notice that they have reprint of Toxophilus. Search the net[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
> for Toxophilus. There was a downloadable version at one time. I'm
> sure it is the same copy on the archery library page.
> By the way, new people to the list should check out the links and
> files page on the group site. Sometimes someone else looking for the
> same information has posted the link to our links area.
> --- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com <SCA-Archery%40yahoogroups.com>,
> 'Merry' Toirdhealbhach Mirywoder
> Lutre <Merry@...> wrote:
> > I was thinking that I was going to see about getting a copy of
> > Toxophilus via interlibrary loan and seeing if I could find a book
> > someone recommended as an intriguing read, "The Witchery of
> Archery" and
> > discovered this site in the process:
> > http://www.archerylibrary.com/books/ There are a few prints and
> > articles, but nothing in our period. I do wish it were in a
> format that
> > one could download and read offline in a single file that could be
> > searched but this begger cannot be a chooser.
> > These two books and many others that are now out of copyright seem
> to be
> > available for free much like the resources in Project Gutenberg
> > <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Project_Gutenberg>. I'm not finding
> > anything of archery topic on the PG site but that doesn't mean
> > won't be such in the future.
> > Has anyone run across this or similar resources before?
> > --
> > // Merry
> > ----------
> > 'Merry' Toirdhealbhach Mirywoder Lutre
> > Shire of Standing Stones; Formerly: Philippe Sebastian LeLutre
> > Christian M. Cepel --- 573.999.2370 --- Columbia, MO
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> > 'Toirdhealbhach' anglicized Tirloughe (1576), modernly 'Turlough',
> > pronounced 'TIR' or 'TUR' + 'low', 'logh', 'lock', or 'loch'
> > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]