“Words for the King of France”

Essahib-Giémal-Edden-Ben-Matroub. From Chronicles of the Crusades: Being Contemporary Narratives of the Crusade of Richard Coeur De Lion ... and of the Crusade of St. Louis, by Henry G. Bohn. 1848.

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A Muslim poet’s response to Louis IX’s unsuccessful war on Egypt and defeat at al-Mansura in 1250, from Jean de Joinville’s Life of Saint Louis.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book Section
Title Words for the King of France
Publication Title Chronicles of the Crusades: Being Contemporary Narratives of the Crusade of Richard Coeur De Lion ... and of the Crusade of St. Louis
Short Title Words for the King, 1250
Book Title Chronicles of the Crusades: Being Contemporary Narratives of the Crusade of Richard Coeur De Lion
Publisher London
Creator Essahib-Giémal-Edden-Ben-Matroub
Publication Creator Henry G. Bohn
Publication Date 1848
Call Number F 095 .099
Location General Collections 2nd floor