Angelo’s School of Arms in Carlisle House, Soho, London. the aristocracy the fashionable art of Swordsmanship which they. ANGELO’S SCHOOL OF FENCING, FIRST EDITION WITH ENGLISH TEXT AND SECOND OVERALL, ANGELO, [Domenico]. School of. The School of Fencing by Domenico Angelo, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Survey of London volume 33 The Parish of St. Angelo’s work is an excellent source for the study of fencing, and it is important that it has been made available to the community once again. He then handed that school over to a son, and established himself at Etonsxhool his family continued to teach fencing for three more generations.

This edition also includes an Introduction by the editor, Jared Kirby, which gives a short history of Angelo’s life. This modern edition is annotated by Maestro Jeannette Acosta-Martinez, who is currently the foremost expert in the French small sword. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

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We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. He lives in New York City. Angelo fencinh a thorough text on all aspects of the use of this arm, at the height of the development of the technique of combat with the small sword. Get to Know Us. Fencing and Dueling in Eighteenth Century Ireland.


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This is a fine reprint of this classic work. Any text you add should be original, not copied from other sources. Despite their mastery of the weapon, none of these men have come close to explaining the art of fencing in such great detail as Angelo.

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This biographical article related to fencing in Italy is a stub. InDomenico Angelo penned the anngelo text on the combative use of the smallsword.


Product details Hardcover Publisher: New endpapers; French title page repaired along lower edge, both title pages with some creasing and minor soiling. Jeannette Acosta-Martinez outdid themselves.

A few plates with small femcing not affecting images; light foxing throughout.

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Last leaf with paper repair along lower edge not affecting text. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? The bulk of the book is a faithful reprint of Angelo’s treatise, with clear plates and text. Share your thoughts with other customers. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Now we have a chance to purchase, relatively inexpensively, this volume again. Early three quarter binding expertly rebacked with original spine laid down; light rubbing to contemporary marbled boards.

If you have ever had an interest in fencing, be it active or passive, you owe it to yourself to dig up a copy of this out-of-print masterpiece Thank you for your feedback. With the help of artist Gwyn Delin, he had an instruction book published in England in which had 25 engraved plates demonstrating classic positions from the old schools of fencing. Cutting with the Medieval Sword: