The Realm of Prester John (Paperback)

The Realm of Prester John (Paperback)

1612 Abyssinia, The Kingdom of Prester John by Langenes

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2009 Prester John : a reexamination and compendium of the mythical figure who helped spark European expansion

2009 Prester John : a reexamination and compendium of the mythical figure who helped spark European expansion

What was the legend of Prester John all about and what is the legend's relevance to the study of the Mongols?

Prester John is a legendary Christian patriarch and king popular in European chronicles and tradition from the through the century. He was said to rule over a Nestorian Christian nation lost amid the Muslims and pagans of the Orient.

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Antique map of Prester John’s kingdom in Ethiopia, by Ortelius. The Latin reads: ‘A description of the Empire of Prester John of the Abyssinians.’ Note the little drawings of elephants scattered about.

Prester John Il prete Ianni, Re d'Ethiopia. Priest John (Prester John) continued for centuries what still capture the imagination throughout Europe. Until the eighteenth century in Europe you find Heroic portraits of him.

medievalpoc: “ Luca Ciamberlano Prester John, King of Ethiopia Italy Engraving 196 x 152 millimetres British Museum In the twelfth century, a mysterious letter began to circulate around Europe.

Prester John (Latin: Presbyter Johannes) is a legendary Christian patriarch and king popular in European chronicles and tradition from the 12th through the 17th century. He was said to rule over a Nestorian (Church of the East) Christian nation lost amid the Muslims and pagans of the Orient.

Prester John: Prester John, legendary Christian ruler of the East, popularized in medieval chronicles and traditions as a hoped-for ally against the Muslims. Believed to be a Nestorian

Jeanne de Montbaston; Historia de Proeliis [Royal 19 D I]     f. 77v: The Battle of Genghis Khan and Prester John    France (1340)     Illuminated Manuscript, 425 x 310    British Library, London

Jeanne de Montbaston; Historia de Proeliis [Royal 19 D I] f. 77v: The Battle of Genghis Khan and Prester John France (1340) Illuminated Manuscript, 425 x 310 British Library, London

Cristofano dell’Altissimo Portrait of Lebna Dengel/Emperor Dawit II of Ethiopia  Italy (c. 1550s)

Cristofano dell’Altissimo Portrait of Lebna Dengel/Emperor Dawit II of Ethiopia Italy (c. From Revealing the African Presence in Renaissance Europe: “ Then there are extraordinary cases of African rulers who… commissioned European-style.

Prester John Font | dafont.com

Prester John font by Intellecta Design - FontSpace

'Marco Polo' Season 3 Rumors, Spoilers: Prester John Fatal To Empire, Princess Kokachin Ends Her Life? - http://www.movienewsguide.com/marco-polo-season-3-spoilers-prester-john-fatal-to-empire/247244

'Marco Polo' Season 3 Rumors, Spoilers: Prester John Fatal To Empire

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