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Il vero maneggio di spada (Alessandro Senese)

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Il vero maneggio di spada
The True Handling of the Sword
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Full title Il vero maneggio di spada d'Alessandro Senese gentil'huomo Bolognese
Author(s) Alessandro Senese
Illustrated by Unknown
Dedicated to Charles Ferdinand, Archduke of Austria
Place of origin Bologna, Italy
Language Italian
Genre(s) Fencing manual
Publisher heirs of Vittorio Benacci
Publication date 1660
Pages 72
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Il vero maneggio di spada ("The True Handling of the Sword") is an Italian fencing manual written by Alessandro Senese and published in 1660. It treats the use of the single rapier after the Bolognese fashion.

Publication History

Il vero maneggio di spada was published in Bologna in 1660 by the heirs of Vittorio Benacci.


A1r - B4v Preface by Alessandro Senese
1 - 72 Rapier by Alessandro Senese


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