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Smbat Sparapet’s Letter to King Henry I of Cyprus

The author of the History of the Tartars, Het’um the Historian, was the nephew of King Het’um I and Smbat Sparapet (commander-in-chief) of the Armenian Kingdom of Cilicia, both of whom were knowledgeable informants by virtue of having made the multi-year journey to the Far East (Smbat in 1247-51, and Het’um in in 1254-55). Smbat described some of his observations...

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Five Gems of Medieval Armenian Literature

We are very excited to announce our forthcoming publication of five gems of medieval literature. The hardbacks are the first releases of our new Dual Language Series, which places the original Armenian text on the left-hand side and the corresponding English translation on the right-hand side.

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