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Jobs von der Nyssen

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Jobs von der Nyssen
Born 14th century (?)
Died date of death unknown
Occupation Fencing master
Movement Liechtenauer tradition
Influences Johannes Liechtenauer
Genres Fencing manual
Language Middle High German
Manuscript(s)
First Printed
English Edition
Żabiński, 2008

Jobs von der Nyssen (Josts von der nyssen) was a 14th or 15th century German fencing master. He is not mentioned by Paulus Kal as being a member of the Fellowship of Liechtenauer, and his exact relation to the high master is uncertain.

Along with Andres Juden, Nicklass Preußen, and "The Priest" Hans Döbringer, Nyssen is one of the four masters credited with writing the addendum to Johannes Liechtenauer's Recital found in the MS 3227a and the Glasgow Fechtbuch.

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