Book of fencing skills – P. H. Mair 1540-1550First and unique transaltion from P.H, Mair ́s great work Opus amplissimum de arte athletica. This bookis an english translation of all long sword "pieces" which can be found in all three volumes. Beautiful andrich book including a jewel of Mair ́s biography. A complete description of Mair ́s life, contending manydetails. Readers will also find a very suitable description and expalanation of all fencing terms for easierstudy of the translated techniques. The design and manufacture of the book is stunning. Authors of thetranslation and content are Petr Turya and Stuart Quayle.
Petr Turya (1979 - )Author of authentic translations of historical treatises and articles in the field of HEMA (HistoricalEuropean Martial Arts) Founder of international commnunity Fencer ́s guild. Skilled fencer and wrestlerwith practical experience since 1997.