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Schöffer Addenda (8 ARS MIL 1090/61)

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Schöffer Fechtbuch
8 ARS MIL 1090/61, Universitätsbibliothek Göttingen
Göttingen, Germany
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Type Fencing manual
Date after 1620 (?)
Language(s) Early New High German
Author(s) Unknown
Material Paper, with a leather binding
Size 989 pages, 88 folia
Format Double-sided
Script Fractur
Treatise scans Digital scans (1000x750)

The 8 ARS MIL 1090/61 is a copy of Grůndtliche vñ eigentlichte Beschreibung der Fechtkunst, a German fencing manual published in 1620 by Hans Wilhelm Schöffer; sandwiched between the first and second halves of Schöffer's treatise are over eighty additional leaves upon which is recorded an anonymous handwritten treatise on rapier fencing of unknown origin. The original currently rests in the holdings of the Niedersächsische Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Göttingen in Göttingen, Germany.

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Contents

Page Section
1 - 495 Rapier by Hans Wilhelm Schöffer von Dietz
1r - 88r
(496 - 989) Rapier and Dagger by Hans Wilhelm Schöffer von Dietz

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