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The Land of the great image : being experiences of Friar Manrique in Arakan
AuthorCollis, Maurice, 1889-1973
Pub. LocationNew YorkPublisherA.A. Knopf
Date1943Phys. Desc.264 p.: ill.; 22 cm.
LocationReading RoomCall NumberDS527.C7 1943
The land of the great image : being experiences of Friar Manrique in Arakan / by Maurice Collis.
" ... The authentic story of the seventeenth-century Augustinian friar, Manrique, and of his journey to the independent kingdom of Arakan on the Bay of Bengal ... Manrique's diary tells of his adventures in Arakan, of his wanderings through its mysterious capital, Mrauk-U, and of his association with its Buddhist king, who dreamed of being lord of Asia and savior of the world."--cover leaf.
Subject(s)Manrique, Sebastião, d. 1669
Arakan (Burma : Division)--Description and travel
Missions--Burma
Augustinians--Missions--Burma
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #3599
LCCN43-11284OCLC517970