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 Li Charboclois d’armes du conquest precious de la Terre Saint de promission
(374 words)



‘The carbuncle of arms of the precious conquest of the Holy Land of promission’

Roger of Stanegrave

Date: 1332

Original Language: Anglo-Norman

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This is an allegorical treatise on the recovery of the Holy Land, divided into 77 short chapters, but with an uneven structure. It covers Roger’s captivity, a description of Egypt and its government, plans for the conquest of the country, and references to prophetic, fictiona…

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Paviot, Jacques, “ Li Charboclois d’armes du conquest precious de la Terre Saint de promission”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24387>
First published online: 2010



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