Illustrations of military interest from

Histoire d'Outremer

par Guillaume de Tyr
[By William of Tyre - French translation with continuation until 1275]

Made at Saint-Jean-d'Acre, Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem, late 13th century

Bibliothèque nationale de France, Manuscript: Français 9084


départ pour la première croisade
fol. 20v, starting for the first crusade

tancrède et envoyés ciliciens
fol. 42, Tancred and Cilician envoys

A Frankish infantryman in Armies and Enemies of the Crusades 1096-1291
by Ian Heath, based on Tancred and Cilician envoys in Histoire d'Outremer

massacre des habitants d'antioche (1098)
fol. 64v, massacre of the inhabitants of Antioch (1098)
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bataille d'antioche (1098)
fol. 53, battle of Antioch (1098)

bohémond 3 et raymond 3 à jérusalem
fol. 307v, Bohemond III and Raymond III at Jerusalem

siège de shaizar (1138)
fol. 182v, siege of Shaizar (1138)


Source: Bibliothèque nationale de France, MS Français 9084



Other manuscripts of Histoire d'Outremer by Willam of Tyre
Histoire d'Outremer by Willam of Tyre, Northern France, British Library Ms. Yates Thompson 12, 1232-1261
Histoire d'Outremer by William of Tyre, Saint-Jean-d'Acre, Saltykov-Shchredin Ms. Fr. fol.v.IV.5, St Petersburg, 1280
Histoire d'Outremer by William of Tyre, Saint-Jean-d'Acre, Lyon - Bibliothèque Municipale - Ms 828, c1280AD
Histoire d'Outremer by William of Tyre, called the Lyon Eracles, Lyon - Bibliothèque de la Ville - Ms P.A. 29, 1280AD
Histoire d'Outremer by William of Tyre - Boulogne-sur-mer BM - Ms 142, made c.1287
Histoire d'Outremer, Kingdom of Jerusalem, 1290-1, Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana manuscript Plut.61.10
Histoire d'Outremer by William of Tyre - Walters Art Museum Ms. W.137, from Picardy, 1295-1300

Other 13th Century Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers