Talhoffer Fechtbuch (Cod.Ser.Nov.2978)
|Also known as||Cod.Ser.Nov.2978|
|Language(s)||Early New High German|
|Size||137 folia (?)|
|Format||Double-sided; two illustrations |
per side, with text above
|Exemplar(s)||Codex Icon 394a (1467)|
|Previously kept||Österreichische Nationalbibliothek,|
The Codex Series Nova 2978 was copied in the sixteenth century from the Codex Icon 394a, a German fencing manual created by Hans Talhoffer in 1467. Hils listed it as being held by the Österreichische Nationalbibliothek in Vienna, Austria in 1985, but it has since passed into a private collection.
These are the contents of the 1467 edition, from which this manuscript was copied.
|2r - 35r||Longsword by Hans Talhoffer|
|35v - 40v||Armored fencing by Hans Talhoffer|
|41r - 53r||Poleaxe by Hans Talhoffer|
|53v - 86r||Longshield by Hans Talhoffer|
|86v - 96v||Dagger by Hans Talhoffer|
|96v - 112r||Grappling by Hans Talhoffer|
|113r - 116v||Messer by Hans Talhoffer|
|117r - 122r||Sword and Buckler by Hans Talhoffer|
|122v - 126v||Duel Between a Man and a Woman by Hans Talhoffer|
|127r - 136v||Mounted fencing by Hans Talhoffer|
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|Transcription||Index:Talhoffer Fechtbuch (Cod.Ser.Nov.2978)|