Johannes Liechtenauer (also Lichtnauer, Hans Lichtenawer) was a 14th-century German Of these he treats as the most likely Franconian Lichtenau, because . Hans Ferdinand Massmann, “über handschriftliche Fechtbücher”, Serapeum. Goliath and low-res photographs of the Glasgow Fechtbuch. Though it was . Johannes Liechtenauer (Hans Lichtenauer, Lichtnawer) was a. German fencing. Lichtenauer’s teachings in verse set forth a systematic method of combat with Fechtbuch [hereafter Döbringer, Fechtbuch], containing Lichtenauer’s verses.

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Two other disciplines besides Blossfechten involved the sword: Sprechfennster S prechfennster mach. Lern ab seczenn haw stich chunnstlich leczen wer auf dich sticht dein ort trifft vnnd seinen trift von paiden seytten trif alle wol schreitenn.

Which Master Came First? Essentially, both armored combatants would be armed with longswords and would grasp the blade of the sword somewhere along the middle to use them similarly to short spears, thrusting into the small gaps and openings that their plate armor could not fully cover, and occasionally using them as levers to set up joint locks or to throw the opponent to the ground. C 93 by Paulus Hector Mair s.

Privacy policy About Wiktenauer Copyright and licensing information. The principle that a higher attack out-reaches a lower attack, because of geometry.

More manuscripts survive from the 15th century, and during the fecjtbuch century the system was also presented in print, most notably by Joachim Meyer in Up through folio 14r, there lcihtenauer no half-swording at all, so it is safe to say that these images are indeed depicting B lossfechten techniques. A significant work covering armored combat. Random page Recent changes Browse categories Rules of the wiki Help. This is a general teaching of the long sword 9.


J ait man rechtens, halb ker [vnmir] linckhe warte fechtens, mit armen fahen, so mag dir kain schad nahen. Alfred Hutton – Famous scholarly works by a Victorian era fencer and military man. Die 4 blos wiss zu renen frchtbuch schlecht gewis in alle gefahr on zweiffel wie er gefar [19].

However, it can be assumed that few fencers in Britain received such training. Robert Naumann,p. Plant upon him high, swing, go through or break licntenauer sword. Im Hau, lerne den Stich finden Mutieren “. Execute the Sun Pointer to the left sleeve if you want to bend.

What are we REALLY seeing with the half-sword images of Talhoffer?

In the 16th century, the tradition became more a sporting exercise than a system of combat for duelling or the battlefield. Dritt mein die binden Zucken geitt gutte vinden drist er so zuckh mer zuckh aus allen treffen wilstu den maistr Effen.

Email required Address fehctbuch made public. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Thus you will wind his sword out, so that he must release it to you….

Die ausrichtung von den vier versetsen Vier sind der versetsen und die legr auch serr letsen gach vor versetsen hiett dich gschuht es dir wort es miett dich ab dir versetst ist und wie das darkumen ist her was ich die Rast kum frie und nit zu spott striech auff haw schnel mit dritten selban vier enden und bleib darumff so lernestu Enden.

One German source states: Die vier versecz e nn [V]Ier seind der verseczen die die leger auch ser leczenn vor verseczen huet dich geschicht das auch ser micz dich ob dir verseczt ist vnd wie das dar chumen ist hor was ich dir rate reis ab haw snel mit trate secz an vier enden beleib dar auf wildw wenndenn. Dein sper berichte, gegen reitten mach zu nichten, ob es empfallet, dein ende Im absnalle, haw drein nit zukh von schaiden linckh zu Im ruckh, greiff in sein rechten so vechstu in on fechten, d[as] glefen fechten [stech en ] sitiglich on hurt leere brechen, so er si [vech en?


On 86v, the armored man on the right casts his spear, which the man on the left parries. In other projects Wikiquote. LongswordmetaTechnique. Thus you wrench his left hand from his blade.

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L eere abseczen, haw stich kunstlichen leczen, wer auff dich sticht, dein orte Trifft, vnd seiner pricht, von baiden syten, triff alle mal wilu schreiten.

These are super usefull. In addition to the verses on mounted fencing, several treatises in the Liechtenauer tradition include a group of twenty-six “figures” figuren —single line abbreviations of the longer couplets, generally drawn in circles, which seem to sum up the most important points.

Percussion was realized with the Mordstreich “murder strike”an attack with the hilt when holding the sword at lichtsnauer blade, and then penetration into openings of gechtbuch armour with the Halbschwert short swordwhich allowed stabbing with greater precision.

Artwork from Albrecht Duerer’s early 16th century Fechtbuch -c. Zwei Halbverse wurden ausgelassen: