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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Yhe special contemporary interest, particularly to martial artists, is the section on disarming. InDomenico Angelo penned the definative text on the combative use of the smallsword.

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Today, it remains essential reading for any historical swordfighter, student of martial arts, or military historians, giving the reader access to one of the great masters of the art. This article needs additional citations for verification. Jared Kirby and Ms. The Art of the Smallsword. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of scholl For anyone interested in the smallsword donenico particular or the history of fencing in general, this well presented book is a must have.

Survey of London volume 33 The Parish of St. July Learn how and when to remove this template message. Or, the Use of the Small Sword. Oblong folio, three quarter early brown calf, marbled boards, domemico with original gilt spine strip laid down, all edges reddish-yellow.


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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Google [Bot] and 0 guests. They offered commentary and additional information that compliments Angelo, while restraining the editorial urge and leaving the original work complete and untampered with. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

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It was designed as a practice weapon for the smallsword fashionable in the 17th century and is now used primarily in the sport of fencing.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. However, in the revival of interest in older styles of fencing, the 18th and 19th centuries have tended to be overlooked.

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. He was fencing instructor to the Royal Family. The work is specialized, it is only about the use of a thrusting point only sword with a blade of 30 to 35 inches 75 to 88cm in length.

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Views Read Edit View history. Domenico Angelo’s School of Fencing, a treatise on French smallsword play, was first published in and remained popular for over fifty years. His school was also famous for accepting female students, some of whom were actresses from London theatres who first accompanied their male colleagues and then decided to take lessons.

Self-Defense for Gentlemen and Ladies: Part of the essential library of every historical fencer. The illustrations make the leverage and other aspects of the sword disarms very clear. 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 Domenico Angelo Malevolti Tremamondo.


Although the use of swords dates to prehistoric times and swordplay to ancient civilizations, the organized sport of fencing began only at the end of the 19th century.

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Internet URLs are the best. He lives in New York City. Write a customer review. There was a problem with your submission. This edition also includes an Introduction by the editor, Jared Kirby, which gives a short history of Angelo’s life.

But it is of great interest to these groups. Bachharpsichord instructor to the Queen. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. This modern edition is annotated by Maestro Jeannette Acosta-Martinez, who is currently the foremost expert in the French small sword. Customers who fencjng this item also viewed. Archived from the original on 24 April Jared Kirby provides a clear edition, with insightful commentary by Jeannette Acosta-Martinez.