The Crusades Iron Men and Saints. Harod Lamb.

The Crusades Iron Men and Saints

New York: Doubleay, Doran & Co., 1930. First Edition. Large Octavo. Item #019477

First printing, From the beginning of the first Crusade through the conquest of Jerusalem the author created a pictorial imagery of the ordeal of the road with its interludes, its interwoven motifs, the songs of the minstrels, the chants of the church, the ribaldry of the vagabonds, the prayers of the Christian Syrians and Armenians and the exhortations of the Mohammedans.368pp., bound in black cloth pictorially stamped in gilt, spine lettering gilt, previous owner's name in pencil, a very good copy in edge worn and chipped pictorial dust jacket.

Price: $80.00

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