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Cathay and the way thither : being a collection of medieval notices of China
AuthorYule, Henry, Sir, 1820-1889
Cordier, Henri, 1849-1925
Pub. LocationTaipeiPublisherCh'eng Wen Pub. Co.
Date1966Phys. Desc.4 v. in 2. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
LocationReading RoomCall NumberDS1.5.Y9 1966
Cathay and the way thither : being a collection of medieval notices of China / translated and edited by Sir Henry Yule. New ed., rev. throughout in the light of recent discoveries, by Henri Cordier.
Imprint covered by label : Paragon Book Gallery, Ltd., New York, N.Y.
Includes bibliographical references (v. 2 [i.e. v. 1] p. 39-96; v. 4 [i.e.v. 2] p. [260]-265).
Reprint of 1913 ed.
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
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
SeriesHakluyt Society. Works, 2d ser. ; no. 33, etc.
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionBibl. Sinensis Soc. IesuEditionNew ed., rev.Rec. #3386