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Henry de Sainct-Didier – Introduction to the French Single Sword

Sainct-Didier is a French master who wrote his text in 1573. The publishers notes on Amazon say, Written in 1573 by fencing master Henry de Sainct-Didier, this is believed to be the first French sword manual ever written. Noting that … Continue reading

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