The Medieval Art of Swordsmanship : Royal Armouries MS I.33 Hardback
Edited by Jeffrey L. Forgeng
Royal Armouries Manuscript I.33, also known as the Tower Fechtbuch or the Walpurgis Manuscript, is the oldest-known manual of swordsmanship in the western canon.
Dated to the early fourteenth century, it is a stunning work of late medieval art and the Armouries' most treasured manuscript, one so famous it has become known simply by its shelf number: I.33.
This new edition includes a critical introduction, transcription and translation by Jeffrey L.
Forgeng, the foremost authority on I.33.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 176 pages, 90 colour illustrations
- Publisher: Trustees of the Royal Armouries
- Publication Date: 30/06/2018
- Category: European history
- ISBN: 9780948092855