Books by Author (A-K)

Agrippa, Camillo

 

Trattoto di Scienza d’Arme

Italian

1553

plates

Sidesword, Sidesword and Dagger, Sidesword and Rondella, Sidesword and Cloak

Agocchie, Giovanni Dall'

 

Dell' Arte Discrimia Libri Tre

Italian

1572

No Plates

Fencing, Jousting, Order of Battle

Alfieri, Francesco

La Scherma

Italian

1640

plates

Rapier, Rapier & Dagger, Rapier & Cloak, Pike (Picca), Flag, 2 handed.

 

Allanson-Winn and Phillipps-Wolley

Broad-Sword and Single-Stick

English

1890

Plates

Quarterstaff, saber, singlestick, bayonet, stick play

Angelini, Achille

Ultima parola sulla risorta questione Angelini-Masiellodel defunto Maestro Radaelli

Italian

1888

No plates

Sabre

Angelo

The School of Fencing

English

1787

Plates

Smallsword, Smallsword and dagger, Smallsword vs Smallsword and dagger, Smallsword and Cloak vs Smallsword and Latern, Smallsword vs Broadsword

Angelo, Henry

Instructions for the Sword Exercise

English

1836

Illustrations

Military Sabre

Auerswald, Fabian von

Ringer Kunst: Funff und Achtzig

German

1539

plates

Wrestling

Barbasetti, Luigi

The Art of the Foil

English translation of Italian

1900

Illustrations

Italian Foil

Bazancourt, B.A.

Secrets of the Sword

American

1900

Few plates

Fencing Theory

Barbasetti, Luigi

The Art of The Sabre and The Epee

English

1936

Illustrations

Sabre, Epee

Edited by Beauford, Duke of

The Badmington Library (missing the boxing section)

English

1890

Plates

Fencing and Wrestling

Berriman, Capt. M.W

The Militiaman’s Manual

American

1859

Plates

Foil, Military Saber

Blackwell, Edward

A Compleat System of Fencing

American

1734

No plates

Smallsword

Blackwell, Henry

The Gentleman’s Tutor for the Small Sword

English

1730

5 plates

Smallsword

Brea, Manuel Antonio de

Destreza del Espadin

Spanish

1805

Plates

Smallsword

Breck, Dr. Edward

Fencing

English

1928

Illustrations

Foil, Sabre

Burton, Richard F.

A New System of Sword Exercise for Infantry           

English

1876

Plates

Sabre

Burton, Richard F.

The Sentiment of the Sword

English

1911

No Plates

Fencing Theory

Cala, Christoval

Desengano de la espada y Norte de diestros (from Vindel’s Antiguos Tratados)

Spanish

1642

No Plates

Spanish Rapier

Capo Ferro, Ridolfo

Gran Simulacro

Italian

1610

43 plates

Rapier, Rapier & Dagger, Rapier & Cloak, Rapier and Rotella

Capo Ferro, Ridolfo

Gran Simulacro

Italian

1610

+

1632

Plates from both editions

Rapier, Rapier & Dagger, Rapier & Cloak, Rapier and Rotella

Capo Ferro, Ridolfo

Gran Simulacro

Italian

1632

43 plates

Rapier, Rapier & Dagger, Rapier & Cloak, Rapier and Rotella

Carrillo, Ercole

Pensieri Sul Duello

Italian

1837

No plates

On duelling

Castle, Egerton

Schools and Masters of Fence

British

1892

plates

History

Chapman, George

The Art of Fencing

English

1864

Plates

Foil

Cicirelli, Pasquale

Riflessioni Sul Duello

Italian

1873

No plates

On the Duel

Codex Wallerstein

               

(Collection of plates from)

 

~1470's

plates

Longsword, wrestling, dagger vs. dagger, messer, 2 against 1 unarmed

 

Corbesier, A.J.

Principles of Squad Instruction for the Broadsword

American

1869

plates

Military saber

Corbesier, A.J.

Small Sword Exercise

American

1873

Plates

Foil/Smallsword

Cordelois

Lecons D’Armes

French

1872

Plates

Classical Foil

Dancie, Francois

L’Espee de Combat ov l’usage de la tire des armes

French

1623

No Plates

 

Danet, M.Guillaume

L’Art des Armes (Tome Premier) 3rd edition

French

1798

Plates

Foil/Smallsword

Danet, M.Guillaume

L’Art des Armes (Tome Seconde) 3rd edition

French

1798

Plates

Foil/Smallsword

Darrow, Pierce

The Artillerist

American

1821

1 diagram

Military Saber

Dentscher, Derein

Deutsche Stokfechtschule

German

1892

Plates

Foil

DiGrassi, Giacomo

Ragione di Adoprar

Italian

1570

Plates

Rapier, Rapier &dagger, Rapier & cloak, Sword & buckler, Sword & target, Case of Rapiers, 2 handed, Bill, Partesan, Halberd, Javelin, Pike

DiGrassi Giacomo

The True Art of Defense

English Translation

1594

Plates

Rapier, Rapier &dagger, Rapier & cloak, Sword & buckler, Sword & target, Case of Rapiers, 2 handed, Bill, Partesan, Halberd, Javelin, Pike

Doyle, Alexander

Neu alamodische ritterliche Fecht-und Schirm-Kunst

German

1715

plates

Smallsword

Doyle, Alexander

Kursse und deutliche Vuslegung Der Voltangier-Kunst

German

1719

plates

Gymnastics

Durer, Albrecht

Fechtbuch

German

1520

illustrations

Wrestling, Longsword, Messer, Messer & dagger, Half messer, Messer vs Longsword, Messer vs Dagger, Unarmed vs. Dagger, Dagger

Eduart, Don Liborio Vendrell y

Arte de Esgrimir El Sable

Spanish

1879

Plates

Sabre

Elder?

The Art of Defence (a collection of Plates)

English

1680?

Collection of plates

Smallsword, Smallsword & Dagger

Emerson, Edwin

German Swordplay

English

1936?

plates

History

Ettenhard

Compendio

Spanish

1675

Several plates

Spanish Rapier

Ettenhard

Diestro Italiano y Espanol

Spanish

1697

Several plates

Spanish Rapier vs Italian Rapier

Fabris, Salvator

 

De Lo Schermo Overo Scienza d’Arme

Italian w/ German Translation

1606/ 1713

192 plates

Rapier, Rapier and Dagger, Rapier and Cloak, Dagger vs. Unarmed.

Faugére, LJ

L’esprit de l’escrime

French

1883

No plates

Poems on Fencing

Fryer, Thomas

Short and Easy Instructions…

English

1815

No plates

Broadsword and pistol

Gambogi, Michele

Trattato Sulla Scherma

Italian

1837

Plates

Foil, Smallsword, Smallsword & dagger, Smallsword vs Rapier, Smallsword & Cloak vs. Smallsword & Latern, Saber

Gandolfi, Maestro Giovanni

Metodo Teorico-Pratico per la scherma di sciabola

Italian

1876

Plates

Sabre

Gelli, Jacopo

Responsabilita Penale dei duellanti

Italian

1888

No plates

On Dueling

Gent, G. A.

Pallas Armata; The Gentlemans' Armorie

English

1639

Plates

Rapier

Gentleman

The new Hungarian broad sword exercise

English

1807

1 Illustration

Broadsword

Gentleman, GH

The Private Schoole of Defence

English

1614

No Plates

Rapier, Rapier & Dagger, Theory

Ghersi, Captain

Traite sur l'Art de faire des Armes

French

1830

4 Plates

Foil, Smallsword

Giganti, Nicoletto

Scola Overo teatro

Italian

1610

plates

Rapier, Rapier & Dagger

Girard PJF

Nouveau Traite De La Perfection sur le fait des Armes

French

1736

Plates

Smallsword, Smallsword & dagger, Rapier vs Smallsword, Smallsword vs Saber, Smallsword vs. Spear, Spear, Musket, Bayonet, Grenades

Girard PJF

Traite Des Armes

French

1740

Plates

Same as Above

Godfrey, John

A Treatise Upon the Useful Science of Defence, Connection the Small and Back Sword

English

1747

No plates

Smallsword, Backsword, Boxing

Gordon, Anthony

Treatise on the Science of Defence, for the Sword, Bayonet, and Pike, in Close Action

English

1805

Plates

Spadroon, Smallsword, Bayonet

Guillet, Sir

The Gentleman's Dictionary

English Trans. of French

1705

few plates

Terms for Horses, Military Affairs, Navigation

Heussler, S.

Neues Kunstliches Fechtbuch

German translation

1612

plates

Rapier, Rapier and dagger, Rapier & cloak, Rapier & buckler, Rapier vs. Spear, Dagger vs. unarmed.

 

 

Hope, Sir William

The Scots Fencing Master

Scottish

1687

plates

Smallsword, Smallsword vs Broadsword

 

Hope, Sir William

The Compleat Fencing - Master

Scottish

1691

plates

Smallsword, Smallsword vs Broadsword

Hope, Sir William

The Swordman’s Vade-mecum

Scottish

1691

No plates

His Rules of Fence

Hope, Sir William

A New, Short, and Easy Method of Fencing

Scottish

1707

No Plates

Fecing Lessons and Theory

Hope, Sir William

A Vindication of the True Art of Self-Defence

Scottish

1729

No Plates

Duelling Theory, Fencing Theory

Howlet, Robert

The school of recreation

English

1696

No plates

Military Discipline on foot and Horse, Rapier/Smallsword

Hutton, Alfred

Cold Steel

English

1889

Plates

Saber, Staff, Epee, Saber vs Bayonet, Saber vs Smallsword, constable’s Truncheon, Dagger

Hutton, Alfred

Fixed Bayonets

English

1890

Plates

Bayonet Fencing

Hutton, Alfred

The Swordsman

English

1891

Plates

Foil, Singlestick, Saber, Bayonet

Hutton, Alfred

Old Sword Play

English

1892

Plates

A selection of historical masters and technique

Koppen, Joachimo

Newer diskurs von der rittermässigen und weitberühmten Kunst des Fechtens, u.s.w.

German

1619

Plates

Rapier

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