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== On the Subject of Lawns ==
 
== On the Subject of Lawns ==
  
There are passing references, in the literature, to another work by Gerhardt on the subject of lawn care, and in particular the removal of knaves therefrom, but no copy of this document is known to have survived.
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There are passing references in the literature to another work by Gerhardt on the subject of lawn care, and in particular the removal of knaves therefrom, but no copy of this document is known to have survived.
  
 
== Affiliations ==
 
== Affiliations ==

Revision as of 08:55, 4 September 2018

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Pennsic War (A.S. 53 / C.E. 2018)
Information
Resides: Barony of Stonemarche
Status: Active
Awards: Order of Precedence
Heraldry
Hohensee device.png
Or, three seeblätter one and two, a trimount gules.
Award & Office Badges
Furison

Introduction

Gerhardt von Hohensee joined the Society in A.S. 47, and picked up the rapier in A.S. 51.

Although historians have managed to recover a page of Gerhardt's memoir, very little is known of this mysterious figure.

Excerpt from "A Criticism of Popular Dueling Methods"

There is a particular trende I have observed amongst the French youth, that of attacking an opponent's foote; and whilst occasionally successful (in a manner of speaking), I cannot recommend this method against any serious adversarie; or, for that matter, against anyone wearing shoes. For whilst a barefoote peasant may be prone to such pedary offense, a respectable master of the dueling arte will be quick to punish any cockamamie comportment.

Fencing Style

Evidence suggests that Gerhardt was a proponent of Italian methods.

Fabris stop hit.jpg

Savatore Fabris 1606

On the Subject of Lawns

There are passing references in the literature to another work by Gerhardt on the subject of lawn care, and in particular the removal of knaves therefrom, but no copy of this document is known to have survived.

Affiliations

Espoused to Amalie von Hohensee Amalie device.png

Cadet to Don Lucien de Wyntere Dewynteredevice.gif

Inhabitant of the Barony of Stonemarche Stonemarche arms.gif

Member of the Bygone House Three Sheets Three Sheets Device 1.jpg

Junior Member on Double Probation of The Priory of St. Colin the Dude Priory.gif

Offices & Positions

Stonemarche:

- Baron's Rapier Champion, A.S. 51 SM Champ Fencing.jpg

- Baronessa’s Rapier Champion, A.S. 53 SM Champ Fencing.jpg