The Order of Saint John of Jerusalem, of Rhodes, and of Malta - HMML Special Collections

The Order of Saint John of Jerusalem, of Rhodes, and of Malta

HMML's Malta Study Center maintains one of the largest rare book and manuscript collections dedicated to the Order of Saint John of Jerusalem, of Rhodes, and of Malta in North America. The collection includes incunabula, manuscripts, maps, archival material, rare printed books and ephemera dating from the 15th to the 20th century.


Highlights

The Order of Saint John of Jerusalem

Manuscripts and early printed material related to the Order of Saint John of Jerusalem

Melitensia

Manuscripts and early printed works related to Malta under the Order of Saint John of Jerusalem

Incunabula

Two rare 15th-century printed books related to the Order of Saint John of Jerusalem

The Order of Santo Stefano Papa e Martire

An Italian military order founded by the Medici modelled on the Order of Saint John of Jerusalem

Cartography

Maps of Malta under the Order of Saint John of Jerusalem