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cover of Storia delle Religioni

Storia delle Religioni

by Moore, George Foot; trans. Giorgio La Piana

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1922
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Good
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In Italian; La Piana's translation of Moore's History of Religions. Some soiling, age darkening, front and rear hinges & backstrip somewhat tattered, spine tanned, some fraying at spine head and heel but all pages tight, bright, intact and unmarked. Deckled edges. Bears bookplate of Fr. La Piana and a note from him with his signature. George Foot Moore (1851 -… Read more
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cover of The Economic and Social Foundations of European Civilization

The Economic and Social Foundations of European Civilization

by Dopsch, Alfons, trans. Beard, M.G. & Marshall, N.

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1937
Condition
Very Good-
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The first American edition of Dopsch's second edition (1923-24)
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One corner bumped, front hinge a little weak, some scuffing, but all pages tight, bright, clean and intact, with a few neat penciled notes. Bears bookplate of Prof. K.M. Setton (1914-1995) of the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study. Translation of: Wirtschaftliche und soziale Grundlagen der europäishchen Kulturentwicklung. The first American… 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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Setton Book Collection
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Edition
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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Setton Book Collection
Published
1965
Condition
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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Setton Book Collection
Published
1912
Condition
Good+
Edition
First
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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 Die Spätantiken Zierbuchstaben

Die Spätantiken Zierbuchstaben

by Nordenfalk, Carl

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
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£84.71

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In German. 2 Vols. in slipcase. First printing. Slipcase shows some wear, with a bit of fraying at head and heel, some spine fading, some curling of label, a small tear on bottom of left of rear board and a little foxing on the front board of slipcase. 239-page paperbound volume on clay paper (Textband) shows no wear, but… 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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Setton Book Collection
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
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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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Setton Book Collection
Published
1925
Condition
Good+
Edition
First
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£105.89

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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 Italian Weights and Measures from the Middle Ages to the Nineteenth Century

Italian Weights and Measures from the Middle Ages to the Nineteenth Century

by Zupko, Ronald Edward

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First
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£59.30

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339 pages. Very good +, with a little tanning of spine; binding is tight, all pages clear, unmarked and pristine. Inscription by Prof. Zupko to the former owner, Prof. Kenneth M. Setton of the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study; flyleaf bears his ownership stamp. Prof. Zupko is an acknowledged expert in historical metrology and the development of… Read more
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cover of Veneto-Byzantinische Analekten

Veneto-Byzantinische Analekten

by Hopf, Karl

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good+
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£42.36

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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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Setton Book Collection
Published
1880
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First
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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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Setton Book Collection
Published
1977
Condition
Fine
Edition
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 Regesta Regni Hierosolymitani (MXCVll - MCCXCl)

Regesta Regni Hierosolymitani (MXCVll - MCCXCl)

by Röhricht, Reinhold, ed

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1893
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
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£127.07

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Very Good; slight fraying and small stain at head of spine, corner bumped, a little discoloration on boards. One or two tiny, neat marginal notes (see photo). Bears bookplate and signature of Prof. K.M. Setton (1914-1995) of the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study. Bound identically to our # 98, Geschichte des Königreichs Jerusalem (1100-1291). Two volumes in one -… Read more
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cover of Die Reise ins Helige Land

Die Reise ins Helige Land

by von Breydenbach, Bernhard

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First
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£46.59

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51 pages, 15 woodcuts, 2 fold-out maps (Venice, 9 pages, 65" long; Jerusalem, 6 1/2 pages, 50" long) and 6 pages of text in facsimile. Dust jacket reproduction of Reuwich's woodcut map of Civitas Iherusalem. First edition of Guido Pressler's 1961 facsimile of Bernhard von Breydenbach's (1440–1497) famous 1486 account in German of his pilgrimage from Venice to the Holy… Read more
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cover of Chroniques des comtes d'Anjou

Chroniques des comtes d'Anjou

by Halphen, Louis; Poupardin, René, eds

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1913
Condition
Very Good-
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First
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Probably rebound; binding is robust and solid, signature stitching is a little open, but still tight; one rather inexpert repair, as shown in photographs. Spine is tanned, as is a narrow band at top of rear board. Some early pages are considerably age-darkened, later ones considerably less so. Part of the Libraire des Archives nationales et de la… Read more
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cover of Cyriacus of Ancona and Athens

Cyriacus of Ancona and Athens

by Bodnar, Edward, S.J

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1960
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
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£211.78

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From The Collection Latomus (Société d'études latines de Bruxelles) Volume 43; 255 pages. Bears signature and bookplate of Prof. K.M. Setton (1914-1995) of The Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, who had the book bound about 1960; a letter from Fr. Bodnar is bound in the front of the volume. Pretty much flawless with… Read more
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cover of Testimonia Minora de Quinto Bello Sacro

Testimonia Minora de Quinto Bello Sacro

by Röhricht, Reinhold, ed.

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1882
Condition
Very Good
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In Latin, some French. 381 pages; plus Statutes of the Société for 1881, Number 198 of 500 printed. Very Good: some age-darkening of pages, particularly prefatory section, others quite acceptably bright. Binding completely tight and sound, all pages tight and untorn. Vol. lll des Publications de la Société de l'Orient Latin.. Bears signature and… Read more
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cover of Geschichte des Ersten Kreuzzuges

Geschichte des Ersten Kreuzzuges

by Röhricht, Reinhold, ed.

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1901
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
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267 pages. Small stain on flyleaf, bears bookplate and signature of Prof. K.M. Setton (1914-1995) of the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton. Binding absolutely sound, all pages tight and bright, with perhaps a little age-darkening. Reinhold Röhricht (1842-1905) was arguably one of the most indefatigable, intensive, thorough and meticulous compilers, editors and organizers of materials relating to the… Read more
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cover of Quinti Belli Sacri - Scriptores Minores

Quinti Belli Sacri - Scriptores Minores

by Röhricht, Reinhold, ed.

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1879
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
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In Latin, some French. 426 pages, plus Statutes of the Société for 1879. Near Fine, binding tight and sound, pages tight, bright, untorn with minimal age-darkening; tops of pages a little soiled from age, Vol. II des Publications de la Société de l'Orient Latin. No. 221 of 500 printed. Bears signature and bookplate of Prof.… 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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Setton Book Collection
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second
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£33.88

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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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