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
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.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: Includes 18 b&w illustrations and 24 maps
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 28/10/2010
- Category: Sociology
- ISBN: 9781409424871