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AYLWARD (J.D.) The House of Angelo: A Dynasty of Swordsmen. 1st Ed., 215pp., frontis., 12 plates. VG in dw. Batchworth Press. 1953  #38008
The famous Angelo (Domenico Angelo Malevolti Tremamondo), 18th Century master swordsman & riding master who set up an establishment in London about 1750, & handed over in due course to his son, & which thrived for another century directly under family control. Later generations preferred military service & "the junior branch became famous in our Indian Army."   £10

     


 

 



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