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I33: Fencing in the Style of the Walpurgis Manuscript
I33: Fencing in the Style of the Walpurgis Manuscript
by Andrew Kenner

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Edition: Paperback

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The Walpurgis Manuscript (Royal Armouries Manuscript I.33) is the world's oldest known personal fencing manual. This fascinating manuscript is a window onto a style of sword and buckler fencing that was a popular sport and probably a means of waging war in Germany in the late 13th or early 14th century. This book will take you through a series of instructions designed to have you fencing in this ancient style in a way the authors of the manuscript would have immediately recognized. The instructions include many photographs and a graded series of practice exercises. Rediscover this ancient fencing style for yourself and enjoy and experience a medieval fencing technique which fascinated our ancestors more than seven centuries ago and is still intriguing fencers today.



Product Details/Specifications:
Author: Andrew Kenner
Publisher: lulu.com

Manufacturer: lulu.com
EAN: 9781291649475
Binding: Paperback
ISBN: 1291649476
Number of items: 1
Number of pages: 160
Publication date: 2014-01-10
Release date: 2014-01-10
Language: English (Published)
Language: English (Original Language)
Language: English (Unknown)






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