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Confectbuch von Abrichtung vollständiges Turnierbuch (Cod.Guelf.5 Blank)

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Confectbuch von Abrichtung vollständiges Turnierbuch
Cod.Guelf.5 Blank, Herzog August Bibliothek
Wolfenbüttel, Germany
Date late 1500s
Place of origin Augsburg, Germany
Language(s) Early New High German
Compiler Jeremias Schemel von Augsburg
Illustrator(s) Unknown
Material Paper
Format Double-sided; one illustration per side,
with text above
External data Library catalog entry

Confectbuch von Abrichtung vollständiges Turnierbuch ("Complete Book of Fencing, Dressage, and Tournaments", Cod.Guelf.5 Blank) is a German fencing manual created in the late 16th century by Jeremias Schemel von Augsburg. The original currently rests in the holdings of the Herzog August Bibliothek in Wolfenbüttel, Germany. This manuscript consists of various treatises on riding and dressage, including a German translation of the treatise of Federico Grisone, as well as an extensive tournament book and Jörg Wilhalm's teachings on mounted and dismounted dueling.



1r - 58r Treatises on dressage by Federico Grisone
58v - 84r Tournament figures based on the work of Hans Burgkmair der Jüngere
84v - 111v Armored fencing by Jörg Wilhalm
112r - 133r, 148v - 193r Mounted fencing by Jörg Wilhalm
134v - 147r, 194v - 223r Mounted fencing by Antonius Rast
225r - 342r Treatise on tournaments


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