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Opposizioni et Avvertimenti sopra la Scherma (Jacopo Monesi)
|Opposizioni et avvertimenti sopra la scherma|
|Objections and Admonishments on the Subject of Fencing|
|Full title||Opposizioni et avvertimenti sopra la scherma |
Di Iacopo Monesi detto
|Dedicated to||Francesco Piccolomini of Aragon|
|Place of origin||Florence, Italy|
Opposizioni et avvertimenti sopra la scherma ("Objections and Admonishments on the Subject of Fencing ") is an Italian fencing manual written by Jacopo Monesi and published in 1640. Largely devoid of technical detail, however it contains useful insights into the fencing culture of the time, and a lively commentary on the practices of the author’s peers.
Opposizioni et avvertimenti sopra la scherma was published in Florence in 1640
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|Translation||Piermarco Terminiello||Objections and Admonishments on the Subject of Fencing By Jacopo Monesi (1640)|