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The Mission of Friar William of Rubruck : his journey to the court of the Great Khan Möngke, 1253-1255. [Itinerarium. English]
AuthorRuysbroeck, Willem van, ca. 1210-ca.1270
Jackson, Peter, 1948 Jan. 27-
Morgan, David, 1945-
Pub. LocationLondonPublisherHakluyt Society
Date1990Phys. Desc.xv, 312 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
LocationHallway CasesCall NumberDS6.R8 1990
The mission of Friar William of Rubruck : his journey to the court of the Great Khan Möngke, 1253-1255 / translated by Peter Jackson ; introduction, notes and appendices by Peter Jackson with David Morgan.
Translation of: Itinerarium. Spince title: The mission of William of Rubruck.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-301) and index.
"This translation is based on the critical edition of the Latin text by P. Anastasius Van den Wyngaert. O.F.M., which appeared in 1929"--p. 58.
Revision of: The journey of William of Rubruck to the eastern parts of the world, 1253-1255 / edited by William Woodville Rockhill. 1900 (Works issued by the Hakluyt Society : 2nd ser., no.4)
Subject(s)Ruysbroeck, Willem van, ca. 1210-ca.1270--Journeys--Asia
Mongolia--Description and travel
Asia--Description and travel--13th-14th centuries
Möngke, Grand Khan, 1208-1259
Mongols--History
Franciscans--Missions--China--13th-14th centuries
SeriesWorks issued by the Hakluyt Society ; 2nd ser., no. 173
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #3414
ISBN0904180298LCCN91111873OCLC22855457