The Fencing Books’ collection of the Festetics family

  • Mátyás Miskolczy Acta Periodica Duellatorum Association
Keywords: Fight books, 19th century, 18th century, Festetics, Hungary


The reproductions of the Fencing Books in the library of the Helikon Palace are made available for research purposes by the owner (the Festetics family), according to a research agreement with the Acta Periodica Duellatorum Association (2022). The desiderata for further research includes codicological description, description of its content and filiation, as well as research on the fighting traditions documented in the corpus (9 books).

How to Cite
Miskolczy, M. (2022). The Fencing Books’ collection of the Festetics family. Acta Periodica Duellatorum, 10(2).