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A Historic Review of the Order of the Knights Hospitallers of St. John of Jerusalem, of Rhodes, and Malta

LANNIN, Sir W. Henry

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"With a clear and authoritative account of the order's founding, its marvelous achievements throughout centuries, its kinship and co-operation with the Knights of the Temple, together with an illuminating survey of the movements of nations and their religious impulses and prejudices." Topics include: the rise and sway of monastic orders; how the Hospitallers of St. John the Almoner became the Knights Hospitallers of St. John the Baptist; the Knights of St. John of Jerusalem; the crusade of Europe's kings; the Knights of the Order of St. John as the Knights of Malta; the Sixth Langue of England, Scotland and Ireland; the establishment of the order in America.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Malta Publishing Company
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1922
  • Place Published: Boston
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    260 p. 20 cm. 15 b&w plates. Black and red cloth hardcover. Print worn off spine, bottom front corner bumped. Ink signature on front pastedown. A few rough page edges, possibly torn when cut.