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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 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
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Very Good
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First
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£84.71

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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+
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 Markgraf Conrad von Montferrat

Markgraf Conrad von Montferrat

by Ilgen, Theodor

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Published
1880
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Very Good+
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First
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£63.53

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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
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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 Regesta Regni Hierosolymitani (MXCVll - MCCXCl)

Regesta Regni Hierosolymitani (MXCVll - MCCXCl)

by Röhricht, Reinhold, ed

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Published
1893
Condition
Very Good
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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 Testimonia Minora de Quinto Bello Sacro

Testimonia Minora de Quinto Bello Sacro

by Röhricht, Reinhold, ed.

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Published
1882
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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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Published
1901
Condition
Very Good
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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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Published
1879
Condition
Near Fine
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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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cover of Fontes Trapezuntini I

Fontes Trapezuntini I

by Papadopoulos-Kerameus, Athanasios

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good+
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£29.65

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Very Good +; very slight fading of spine, slight mark on front board. Anastatic reproduction of the 1891 St. Petersburg edition, with the text in Greek, the introduction in Russian. Volume I was the only one published. Bears bookplate of K.M. Setton (1914-1995) of the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton. Ottoman Greek (later Russian) scholar Athanasios … Read more
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cover of Galterii Cancellarii Bella Antiochena

Galterii Cancellarii Bella Antiochena

by Hageneyer, Heinrich

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Setton Book Collection
Published
1896
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
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£169.42

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391 pages; in German and Latin. Rebound; extremely light fraying of head and heel of spine, some age-darkening, otherwise in excellent condition, with all pages tight, clear, unmarked, untorn. Bears bookplate of K.M. Setton (1914-1995) of the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton. Heinrich Hagenmeyer (1834-1914) was a groundbreaking scholar of the Crusades, whose standards for publishing and editing sources,… Read more
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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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Published
1964
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First
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£105.89

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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 Les Familles d'Outre-Mer de Du Cange

Les Familles d'Outre-Mer de Du Cange

by Alban Emmanuel Guillaume-Rey

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Published
1869
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
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The classic work on Latins in the Levant, Christian colonies and Crusader States by the eminent philologist and Medieval historian Charles du Fresne, sieur du Cange (1610-1688), corrected and completed by the distinguished archaeologist, topographer, orientalist and collector Baron Emmanuel Guillaume-Rey (1837-1916), "the father of the archaeology of the Crusades" and first published in 1869. Part of the first series 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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£211.78

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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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cover of Chronique d'Ernoul et de Bernard le Trésorier

Chronique d'Ernoul et de Bernard le Trésorier

by De Mas Latrie, Louis, ed.

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Published
1871
Condition
Very Good-
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First
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£423.55

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Pages and binding are tight. Pages are a little age-darkened, and have slight foxing here and there. The famous late 12th century chronicle (1101-1230) edited by Louis de Mas Latrie for La Société de L'Histoire de France concerning the fall of Jerusalem (1184-1187) and based upon William of Tyre's account as modified by Bernard,… Read more
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