In doing some freeplay with sword and buckler at the club last Friday, I noticed how smoothly and quickly you can grab your opponent’s sword from the bind (shocking, I know). 476 more words
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Just a short post to explain the logic of the short description of the 7 Wards we are given in I.33.
Folio 1r: “Notandum quod ars dimicatoria sic describitur Dimicatio est diversarum plagarum ordinatio & diuiditur in septem partes vt hic” 679 more words
MS I.33 contains two primary demonstrators in each illustration: The Priest, and his Student. The Priest is referred to as “sacerdos” or “priest”, or “clerus”, which means “cleric” or “clergy”. 1,484 more words
just a short post.
On Folio 2r, it says: “Notandum quod qui iacet superius dirigit plagam post capud sine schiltslach si est generalis Si autem uis edoceri consilio sacerdotis tunc religa et calca” 158 more words