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by Henry Yule,Marco Polo


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List of mss. of Marco Polo's book: v. 2, p. 449-462. Bibliography: v. 464-469. Please refer to the PDF format of this volume for an undistorted view of the foldout(s).

List of mss. Canon 5D. External-identifier. urn:oclc:record:1041642617.

Book II covers Polo's time in China and the court of Kublai Khan

Book II covers Polo's time in China and the court of Kublai Khan.

Volume II comprises Books Three and Four of the travelogue and contains descriptions of the coastal regions of Japan and India and the east coast of. .Cambridge Library Collection-Travel and Exploration in Asia.

Volume II comprises Books Three and Four of the travelogue and contains descriptions of the coastal regions of Japan and India and the east coast of Africa. Book Four describes the wars among the Mongols and the regions of the far north, including Russia.

Concerning the Kingdoms and Marvels of the East. Book II covers Polo's time in China and the court of Kublai Khan. Volume 1. Marco Polo. Volume I contains Books One and Two of the travelogue and contains descriptions of the lands of the Middle East and Central Asia that Polo encountered en route to China.

Books of the Marvels of the World' or 'Description of the World', also .

Books of the Marvels of the World' or 'Description of the World', also nicknamed 'Il Milione' or 'Oriente Poliano', but commonly called 'The Travels of Marco Polo', is a 13th-century travelogue written down by Rustichello da Pisa from stories told by Marco Polo, describing the travels of the latter through Asia, Persia, China, and Indonesia between 1271. It's been a very famous and popular book since the 14th century, creating the image of Marco Polo as the icon of the bold traveller.

Volume I contains Books One and Two of the travelogue and contains descriptions of the lands of the Middle East and Central Asia that Polo encountered en route to China.

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History, Mongols, Voyages and travels; Places: Asia, Mongols; People: Genghis Khan (1162-1227), Polo family.

The Book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian is a nineteenth-century edition of the famous travelogue written by Rustichello da Pisa and Marco Polo, describing the travels of the latter through Asia, Persia, China and Indonesia between 1271 and 1291. The book secured lasting fame for its editor, the prominent geographer and literary scholar Henry Yule, who was awarded the founder's medal of the Royal Geographical Society for his efforts. The two-volume work, the result of Yule's research in Palermo, Venice, Florence, Paris and London and of extensive correspondence with scholars around the world, has long been considered an authoritative source on Polo's travels. Volume I contains Books One and Two of the travelogue and contains descriptions of the lands of the Middle East and Central Asia that Polo encountered en route to China. Book II covers Polo's time in China and the court of Kublai Khan.
The Book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian: Concerning the Kingdoms and Marvels of the East (Cambridge Library Collection - Travel and Exploration in Asia) (Volume 1) download epub
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Author: Henry Yule,Marco Polo
ISBN: 1108022065
Category: Biographies & Memoris
Subcategory: Historical
Language: English
Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 1 edition (December 2, 2010)
Pages: 612 pages