Cathay and the Way Thither, Being a Collection of Medieval Notices of China : Volume II, Hardback Book

Cathay and the Way Thither, Being a Collection of Medieval Notices of China : Volume II Hardback

Edited by Sir Henry Yule

Part of the Hakluyt Society, First Series series

Description

See First Series 36 for the first volume, with which this has a continuous pagination.

Contains contemporary notices of Cathay under the Mongols, from Rashiduddin; Pegolotti's notices of the land route to Cathay and of Asiatic trade in the fourteenth century; Marignolli's recollections of eastern travel; Ibn Battuta's travels in Bengal and China; the journey of Benedict Goes from Agra to Cathay; all in English translation, with Latin and Italian texts of Odoric's narrative.

For a revised version of the whole work, see Second Series 33, 37, 38, 41.

This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1866.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 456 pages
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Literary studies: general
  • ISBN: 9781409413035

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