“Byzance: Etat-Société-Economie” by Dionysios Zakythinos, intro. by Hélène Ahrweiler. Approx. 440 pp. A compendium of Zakythinos’s essays on Byzantine history and culture, each individually paginated. Publisher’s blue binding with gilt lettering to spine. No DJ. A near fine copy. VERY SCARCE. Dionysios Zakythinos (or Zakythenos;1905-1993) was a leading Greek Byzantinist who from 1971 to 1976 was chairman of the International Association of Byzantine Studies, and thereafter its honorary president. Text in French, Greek, German and Italian.
Zakythinos, Dionysios; Ahrweiler, Hélène (intro.), Byzance: Etat-Société-Economie, Variorum Reprints, 1973
OCKLEY, Simon, The History Of The Saracens: Containing The Lives Of Abubeker, Omar, Othman, Ali, Hasan, Moawiyah I, Yezid I, Moawiyah II, Abdollah, Merwan I, and Abdol Melick, the immediate Successors of Mahomet, Giving An Account of their most remarkable Battles, sieges &c. particularly those of Aleppo, Antioch, Damascus, Alexandria, and Jerusalem. Illustrating The Religion, Rites, Customs and Manner of Living of that Warlike People., Printed for R. Knaplock, J. Sprint, R. Smith, B. Lintott, and J. Round. , 1718