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cover of Wild Men in the Middle Ages

Wild Men in the Middle Ages

by Bernheimer, Richard

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Published
1952
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Very Good
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First
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Very slight wear on head of spine, a little tanning on spine and top inch of front board, a small depression on spine, slightly bumped corner. 50 illustrations. A few neat marginal notes. Bears handwritten name of eminent medievalist Kenneth M. Setton (1914-1995) of the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study. This volume was sent by the Harvard University Press… Read more
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cover of I Dotti Bizantini e le Origini dell'Umanesimo (3 Volumes)

I Dotti Bizantini e le Origini dell'Umanesimo (3 Volumes)

by Cammelli, Giuseppe

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1941, 1954 (Vol 3)
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Very Good
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First
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A very hard-to-find set of all 3 volumes of Giuseppe Cammelli's classic work on three major Greek scholars who were influential in the development of the Italian Renaissance. In Italian. Very good condition, a little age-darkening, a little tanning on top of front board of Volume 3, a small amount of fraying on heels and heads of spines, but all… Read more
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cover of Feudal Monarchy in the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem 1100-1291

Feudal Monarchy in the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem 1100-1291

by La Monte, John L.

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Published
1932
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Very Good
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First
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Slight fraying on heel and head of spine and on front hinge First edition. Signed by the author and his personal copy. Subsequently from the library of the distinguished medievalist Kenneth M. Setton (1914-1995) of the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study, whose signature the volume also bears The last endpapers contain… Read more
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cover of Palestine Under the Moslems:

Palestine Under the Moslems:

by Le Strange, Guy

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Published
1965
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Very Good
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Dust jacket: Good; shows some fraying, wear and fading of spine. Volume itself: near fine, with a very little bumping of head and heel of spine. From the library of the distinguished medievalist Prof. K.M. Setton (1914-1995) of the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study, whose signature it bears. Prof. Le Strange (1854 -… Read more
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cover of Le Rappresentazioni Sacre Nella Letteratura Bizantina

Le Rappresentazioni Sacre Nella Letteratura Bizantina

by La Piana, Giorgio

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Published
1912
Condition
Good+
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First
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£55.17

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In Italian. Edges of paper cover a little tattered, spine faded, front cover hinge a little fragile. Some age-darkening, but all pages are tight, intact and unmarked. Addenda page slightly torn.Inscribed by Prof. La Piana to Josephine Setton, (wife of the distinguished medieval historian K.M. Setton of the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study) who helped him with his… Read more
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cover of Raymond lll of Tripolis And the Fall of Jerusalem (1140-1187)

Raymond lll of Tripolis And the Fall of Jerusalem (1140-1187)

by Baldwin, Marshall Whithed

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Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
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First
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£84.88

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Very good; fading of spine, a little fraying of heel of spine, slight age-darkening, but binding sound and intact, all pages bright, tight, intact and unmarked. Not ex-library. Inscription by author to former owner, medievalist Prof. K.M. Setton of the Princeton Institute of Advanced Study. Eminent medievalist Marshall Baldwin's masterful account of the important Crusader… Read more
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cover of Le Droit Franc en Syrie pendant les Croisades

Le Droit Franc en Syrie pendant les Croisades

by Hayek, Dimitri

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Published
1925
Condition
Good+
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First
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£106.10

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163 pages. In French. Good +; binding is sound and tight. All pages are clean, tight and intact but age-darkened, with occasional light pencil underlining and one or two very small tears due to fragility of the paper. Binding is somewhat age-darkened, spine a little tanned. From the library of Medievalist John La Monte, whose signature… Read more
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cover of Veneto-Byzantinische Analekten

Veneto-Byzantinische Analekten

by Hopf, Karl

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Published
1964
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Very Good+
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In German. 166 pages. Book essentially as new except for tanning on spine, small stain on top of front board, two small scuff marks on rear board. Bears bookplate and signature of Prof. K.M. Setton (1914-1995) of the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study. Session reports of the Imperial Academy of Sciences. Philosophical-Historical class, session of 3 November 1859; Volume XXXII,… Read more
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cover of Markgraf Conrad von Montferrat

Markgraf Conrad von Montferrat

by Ilgen, Theodor

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Published
1880
Condition
Very Good+
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First
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£63.66

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In German and Latin. 137 pages. Volume is solid, binding tight, all pages intact and unmarked, with a little soiling of boards, and a little age-darkening. Bears signature of former owner, Prof. K.M. Setton (1914-1995) of the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study. German archivist and historian Theodor Ilgen (1854-1924) received his doctorate in history at the University of Marburg and afterwards… Read more
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cover of Bistümer, Klöster und Stifte im Königreich Jerusalem

Bistümer, Klöster und Stifte im Königreich Jerusalem

by Mayer, Hans Eberhard

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Published
1977
Condition
Fine
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First
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In German. 438 pages. Volume 26 of the distinguished series of publications of the German Monumenta Germaniae Historica Institute in Munich. Bears bookplate and signature of eminent medievalist and expert on the Crusades Prof. K.M. Setton (1914-1995) of the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study, as well as an inscription from his friend Prof. Dr. Mayer to him. 15 masterful studies by… Read more
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cover of Southeastern Europe under Ottoman Rule, 1354-1804

Southeastern Europe under Ottoman Rule, 1354-1804

by Sugar, Peter F.

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second
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£33.95

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365 pages. Binding tight, all pages bright, white, no tears or stains. A coupe of small spots, a little corner bumping, one or two small notes. Written name of owner, K.M. Setton (1914-1995) of the Institute fro Advanced Study in Princeton. Professor Sugar's overview and exposition of one of the least studied areas of the Ottoman Empire and… Read more
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cover of Chronicle of the Turkish Sultans

Chronicle of the Turkish Sultans

by Zoras, George

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1958
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
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£212.20

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In Greek. Volume in Fine condition, with a couple of small stains on spine and two spots on title page; no tears, no corner bumping, all pages tight and bright, binding like new. Bears signature and bookplate of K.M. Setton (1914-1995) of The Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton. The Chronicle of the Turkish Sultans found in the Barberini… Read more
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cover of The Patriarch Nicephorus of Constantonople

The Patriarch Nicephorus of Constantonople

by Alexander, Paul J.

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
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£29.71

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Very Good; some fading of dust jacket, a little wear at corners of jacket, one corner of volume slightly bumped, spine of jacket tanned. Bears name and bookplate of K.M. Setton (1914-1995) of the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton.
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cover of Greek Scholars in Venice

Greek Scholars in Venice

by Geanakoplos, Dino John

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Published
1962
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Very Good
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First
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348 pages. Small tear on front corner of dust jacket, binding slightly cocked; otherwise volume in excellent condition. Spine of dust jacket is tanned.
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cover of Neshri's History of the Ottoman Empire

Neshri's History of the Ottoman Empire

by Ménage, V.L.

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First
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£106.10

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Like new except for some slight age-darkening, some slight tanning of spine and rear top edge of dust jacket and a very little wrinkling at top of dust jacket. No damage to volume itself; a coupe of light pencil marks. Victor Louis Ménage (1920 – 2015) was a British historian, Turkologist, specialist in the early Ottoman Empire, holder of… Read more
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cover of La Chanson d'Antioche

La Chanson d'Antioche

by Paris, Alexis Paulin, Richard le pèlerin, Graindor de Douay

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Published
1848
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First
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£212.20

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Text is first edition, one of 500 copies on laid rag paper ("papier d'Hollande" - copy # not filled in), binding probably not contemporary, Very good condition, with a little foxing, particularly in first part of volume. Includes all eight of the chansons.The famous chanson de geste in 9000 lines, known in a version of a lost original … Read more
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