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  • Connell, Evan S.
    DEUS LO VOLT! CHRONICLE OF THE CRUSADES

    Edition: First printing.

    Washington, D.C.: Counterpoint, (2000.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Well-written and well-researched "chronicle" of the two hundred years of the Crusades - which begin in 1095, when - in a meadow in France, near Clermont - Pope Urban appeals for the liberation of Jerusalem and cries out Deus lo volt!, God wills it, and the cry is taken up. As the author mentions, all of the monologues or dialogues in the book are actually paraphrased or condensed from medieval documents. 462 pp. Map endpapers. ISBN: 1-58243-0659.

    Condition: Fine in a very near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 31281
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  • THE WONDER OF THE WORLD: A Novel of the Emperor Frederick II. by Holland, Cecelia.
    Holland, Cecelia.
    THE WONDER OF THE WORLD: A Novel of the Emperor Frederick II.

    Edition: First UK printing.

    London: Hodder & Stoughton, (1970) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Uncommon early historical novel by Holland, set in thirteenth century Christendom, in the world of Crusades, Originally published in the US under the title "Antichrist." SIGNED on the title page. 299 pp. ISBN: 0-340-127368.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. (some light toning to the pages, and to the flaps and back cover of the dj, creasing to front flap of dj, but overall tight and clean.)

    Book ID: 57980
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  • Mitchell, Anthea.
    THE NAKED SWORD: A Novel of the Crusades.

    Edition: Paperback (2nd printing)

    New York: Popular Library, (1955.). #1601, cover price 25c. Good girl cover art and cover text emphasize this as a 'lusty' novel and a 'tormented love story'.

    Condition: Near fine.

    Book ID: 31305
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  • THE RUBY IN HER NAVEL. by Unsworth, Barry.
    Unsworth, Barry.
    THE RUBY IN HER NAVEL.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Hamish Hamilton, (2006) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Novel by this Booker Award winning writer set in twelfth-century Sicily against the backdrop of the Crusades. SIGNED on the title page. 328 pp. ISBN: 0-241142202.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 66580
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  • KNIGHTS OF THE BLACK AND WHITE: Book 1 of the Templar trilogy. by Whyte, Jack,
    Whyte, Jack,
    KNIGHTS OF THE BLACK AND WHITE: Book 1 of the Templar trilogy.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Putnam, (2006.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Epic historical novel set in the late eleventh century during the First Crusade to Jerusalem. 548 pp. ISBN: 0-399-153969.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket.

    Book ID: 43311
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  • Yerby, Frank.
    THE SARACEN BLADE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Dial Press, 1952. dj. Hardcover first edition - Historical novel set in the worlds of heretic and fanatic, Christian and Sarecen, Jew and Catholic, Sicilian and German, in early 13th century Europe - a time of the excitement of the Crusades and of the poverty of the serfs. Map endpapers. Historical notes, 405 pp. Dust jacket by Julian Paul.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (some crinkling from dampness to the rear cover of the dj, tear along rear fold, now protected by an archival cover.)

    Book ID: 38329
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