The Suma Oriental of Tome Pires: An Account of the East, from the Red Sea to Japan, Written in Malacca and India in 1512-1515,- Edited Title : An Account of the East, from the Red Sea to Japan, Writte, Hardback Book

The Suma Oriental of Tome Pires: An Account of the East, from the Red Sea to Japan, Written in Malacca and India in 1512-1515,- Edited Title : An Account of the East, from the Red Sea to Japan, Writte Hardback

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Volume I: Translated from the Portuguese MS in the Bibliotheque de la Chambre des Deputes, Paris.

Containing the translated Books I-V of the Suma Oriental. Volume II: Translated by the editor from the Portuguese MS in the Bibliotheque de la Chambre des Deputes, Paris.

Book VI of the Suma Oriental, together with a translation of Rodrigues' 'Book', the entire Portuguese texts, and a letter from Pires to King Manuel, 1516.

The main pagination is continuous. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volumes first published in 1944.

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: Includes 18 b&w illustrations and 24 maps
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Sociology
  • ISBN: 9781409424871

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