Lot 84 of 312:
The "Modern" Art of Fencing, 1822  

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Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
The Modern Art of Fencing Agreeably to the Practice of the most Eminent Masters in Europe

Author:
Rolando, Guzman

Place:
London

Publisher:
Samuel Leigh

Date:
1822

Description:

xxxi, 240, [12] pp. 23 color plates, including frontispiece. Carefully revised and augmented with a technical glossary, etc. by J.S. Forsyth. (12mo), red leather decoratively tooled in gilt.

The title page with a quote by John Locke on education. Revised and with a glossary by J.S. Forsyth who was a student of Guzman Rolando.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some rubbing to covers and extremities; first two pages and frontis detached but present; some foxing and light soiling; overall very good.


 
Item number:
304041
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