Cambridge Core – Regional History after – Cathay and the Way Thither. Cathay and the way thither: being a collection of medieval notices of China, / tr. and ed. by Colonel Sir Henry Yule. Main Author: Yule, Henry, Sir, : Cathay and the Way Thither: Being a Collection of Medieval Notices of China (Cambridge Library Collection – Hakluyt First Series).

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Popular passages Page clxviii – The queen of the south shall rise up in the judgment with this generation, and shall condemn it: Commencement of csthay from Europe to the Mongol Sovereigns.

Book ratings by Goodreads. Tartary His proceedings since leaving the convent at Vittoria. In Organci he should purchase sommi Only if the merchant, in going or coming, should die upon the road, everything belonging to him will become the possession of the lord in the country in which he dies.

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

Anyone from Genoa or from Venice, wishing to go to the places above-named, and tue make the journey to Cathay, should carry linens with him, and if he visit Organci he will dispose of these well. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Page – Genoese pounds.


Chagatai chronological difficulties in connexion with the dates. Prosecution of the Conquest of China under his successor Okkodai.

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The voyage to China occupies time as follows: Toggle navigation Additional Book Information. The journey of Rubruquis. Volume 3 Leo Africanus.

Page – China is the safest as well as the pleasantest of all the regions on the earth for a traveller. Table of contents 3.

Printed for the Hakluyt Society- Religion – pages. It could be through conference attendance, group discussion or directed reading to name just a few examples. He is 43 days on the voyage thence to Chittagong, and 40 days on that from Sonarganw to Sumatra. They gave me a cordial, however, which cured Cathay and the way thither: Florence E 5 9 6 7 with various readings p.

John de’ Marignolli’s recollections of eastern travel ; 6.

Reasons why partiality to Christianity was expected from them Effect of the Mongol conquests in levelling political barriers 96 First travellers to brin Being a Collection of Medieval Notices Great Khans patace there Cambalech Peking Tartar city. Particulars regarding China which it offers.

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It was a very large place on the Indian seas, two months’ voyage from Dabul, one month’s voyage from Ceylon, and twenty days from Pegu. It is spoken of by Marco Polo as a beautiful, large, and noble city iii, 41but probably from report only.


Description Table of Contents. For a revised version of the thitherr work, see Second Series 33, 37, 38, Let me sum up the intervals assigned to the different sections wsy his expedition to China: The Travels of Ibn Muhathal. Conquest of the River Plate Page cxxii – Their betters as craftsmen in every art practised by man are not to be found in the whole world.

The people are civilized men, of mild, just, and frugal temper ; eschewing collisions with their neighbors, and even shy of close intercourse, but not averse to dispose of their own products, of which raw silk is the staple, but which include also silk stuffs, furs, and iron of remarkable quality.