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Cathay and the way thither : being a collection of medieval notices of China

Author: Henry Yule, SirOdorico, da PordenoneRashīd al-Dīn ṬabībFrancesco Balducci PegolottiJoannes de MarignolisAll authors
Publisher: London : Printed for the Hakluyt Society, 1866.
Series: Works issued by the Hakluyt Society, no. 36-37.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cathay and the way thither.
London : Printed for the Hakluyt Society, 1866
(OCoLC)622698051
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Yule, Sir; Odorico, da Pordenone; Rashīd al-Dīn Ṭabīb; Francesco Balducci Pegolotti; Joannes de Marignolis; Ibn Batuta; Bento de Góis
OCLC Number: 1521402
Notes: Some maps are folded.
Paged continuously.
To volume 1 (no. 36) is prefixed the society's "Report for 1866",
Includes errata.
Includes index.
Description: 2 volumes : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: The travels of Friar Odoric of Pordenone (1316-1330) --
Letters and reports of missionary friars from Cathay and India (1292-1338) --
Cathay under the Mongols: extracted from Rashiduddin's history (circa 1300-1307) --
Pegolotti's notices of the land route to Cathay, etc. (circa 1330-1340) --
John de' Marignolli's recollections of eastern travel (1338-1353) --
Ibn Batuta's travels in Bengal and China (circa 1347) --
The journey of Benedict Goës from Agra to Cathay (1602-1607).
Series Title: Works issued by the Hakluyt Society, no. 36-37.
Responsibility: translated and edited by Colonel Henry Yule ; with a preliminary essay on the intercourse between China and the western nations previous to the discovery of the Cape route.

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