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Cathay and the way thither : being a collection of medieval notices of China
AuthorYule, Henry, Sir, 1820-1889
Odorico, da Pordenone, 1265?-1331
Rashīd al-Dīn Ṭabīb, 1247?-1318
Balducci Pegolotti, Francesco, 14th cent.
Marignolis, Joannes de
Ibn Batuta, 1304-1377
Góis, Bento de, 1562-1607
Pub. LocationLondonPublisherHakluyt Society
Date1866Phys. Desc.2 v. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
LocationReading RoomCall NumberDS1.5.Y9 1866
Cathay and the way thither : being a collection of medieval notices of China / translated and edited by Sir Henry Yule ; with a preliminary essay on the intercourse between China and the western nations previous to the discovery of the Cape route.
Some maps are folded. Paged continuously.
To v. 1 is prefixed the society's "Report for 1866", 15 p.
Includes errata.
Includes index.

V. 1. Preliminary essay on the intercourse between China and the western nations previous to the discovery of the Cape route -- v. 2. Travels of Friar Odoric of Pordenone -- v. 3. Missionary friars. Rashiduddin's History. Pegolotti's Notices. Marignolli's Recollections -- v. 4. Ibn Batuta's Travels. Journey of Benedict Goes.

Subject(s)China--Description and travel
India--Description and travel
Missions--East Asia
Odorico, da Pordenone, 1265?-1331
Balducci Pegolotti, Francesco, 14th cent.
Rashīd al-Dīn Ṭabīb, 1247?-1318 [رشيد الدين طبيب]
Marignolli, Giovanni dei, Bp. of Bisignano, 14th cent.
Ibn Batuta, 1304-1377 [ابن بطوطة،]
Góis, Bento de, 1562-1607--Journeys--China
SeriesWorks issued by the Hakluyt Society ; no. 36-37
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #3383
LCCN05040435OCLC1521402