Charles II, Louis XIV and the Order of Malta

  title={Charles II, Louis XIV and the Order of Malta},
  author={D. Allen},
  journal={European History Quarterly},
  pages={323 - 340}
  • D. Allen
  • Published 1990
  • Sociology
  • European History Quarterly
  • In the current historiography of seventeenth-century Europe, the Knights Hospitallers of St John of Jerusalem or Knights of Malta receive scant mention. Partly this is in consequence of general neglect by historians of both the old and the new military Orders in early-modem Europe. Dr L. P. Wright’s pioneering article about the military Orders in sixteenthand seventeenth-century Spanish society is now twenty years old and still stands on its own. Besides, its focus was the Spanish military… CONTINUE READING
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    000 florins was agreed between the United Provinces and the Order of Malta in respect of the Order's former possessions in Haarlem and Friesland -A.O.M. 261 fos
    • Cf. Bodleian Library, MSS. Clarendon 107 fos
    2.55 fo. 32b; P.C.2.56 fo.8; Bodleian Library, MSS. Clarendon 76 fos. 279-80
      58 fos. 118-19
        58 fos. 381-2; 1767 fos
          65. I remain grateful to the Librarian and his staff for their unfailing courtesy
            79/1 fos
            • 372, 378, 381. Cf. Lettere di Carlo Ottone, Proconsole Genovese in Londra, 1670-1671, ed. F. Poggi, Atti della Società Ligure di Storia Patria, XLV, Genova
            • 1915
            79/1 fos. 372, 378, 381. Cf. Lettere di Carlo Ottone, Proconsole Genovese in Londra
            • 1915
            81/56 fo. 35; SP.86/1 fo