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Palestine Under the Moslems: A Description of Syria and the Holy Land from A.D. 650 to 1500

Guy Le Strange (24 July 1854 – 24 December 1933) was a British Orientalist noted especially for his work in the field of the historical geography of the pre-modern Middle Eastern and Eastern Islamic lands, and his editing of Persian geographical texts.[1] He was a scholar of the Persian, Arabic, and Spanish languages.

He was born in Brussels, Belgium,[2] the youngest child of Henry L'Estrange Styleman Le Strange of Hunstanton, Norfolk, and died in Cambridge.[3]





  1. ^ Bosworth, C. Edmund (March 28, 2014). "Le Strange, Guy". Encyclopædia Iranica. Retrieved 9 July 2014.
  2. ^ Norfolk Record Office - le Strange Papers Ref: NC 22
  3. ^ Probate Registry Grant - Feb 1934