"Petter's Clear Education in the Magnificent Art of Wrestling"

This translation contains all the "explications" of the plates in Petter's original. We hope to be able to add a translation of the introduction at some point and to scan the images from the book; the images are most excellent.

Author: Nicolaes Petter
Published: 1674, Holland
Weapons covered: wrestling
Translated from Dutch into English by Remko Prevo, 2000.

We would like to thank Mr. Prevo for his work in translating this book.


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There is now another translation of Petter, which does include the illustrations. The translation differs slightly from the version shown here.