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Work Author(s) Source License
Images Tobias Stimmer Meyer Frei Fechter Guild
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Translation (Lund) Kevin Maurer Meyer Frei Fechter Guild
Translation (1570) Mike Rasmusson Schielhau.org
Transcription (1570) Stefan Dieke, Claus Drexler, Alexander Kiermayer, Peer Marienfeld, Mark Rector Die Freifechter Gesellschaft für Historische Fechtkunst e.V.


looks good man!

small note:

"The Thursday following the swear day, Joachim Meyer was gone to Schwerin in the coldest period of the year, invited by the duke to teach fencing. But Joachim Meyer died 14 days after his arrival in Schwerin." - V14 doc110 Strasbourg archives

The Schwörtag or swear day took place in Strasbourg the first Tuesday of each year; in 1571 that was the 2nd - so the Thursday following Schwörtag was the 4th.

so under your References section number Seven I suggest removing the "Assuming"

There are some other items I would also clarify or fix, but they are minor.

I will be re-writing my article on Meyer soon, incorporating some new research discoveries by Kevin Maurer and I (mostly Kevin!98%). although said research will be presented in the MFFG Quarterly Journal first and foremost.