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The voyages and travels of Sir Joh Maundeville, kt.

by Sir John Mandeville

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Published by G. Munro in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages and travels -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    On cover : Seaside library. Pocket edition. no. 777.

    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG370 .N25
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. 1., [v]-x [11]-147 p. ;
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6961776M
    LC Control Number05034885
    OCLC/WorldCa10888388

    Travels of Sir John Mandeville by Mandeville, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at In his Book of Marvels and Travels, Sir John Mandeville describes a journey from Europe to Jerusalem and on into Asia, and the many wonderful and monstrous peoples and practices in the East. Written in the fourteenth century, the Book is a captivating blend of fact and fantasy, an extraordinary travel narrative that offers some revealing and unexpected attitudes towards other races and religions.

    Medieval Literature John Mandeville The Book of Marvels and Travels Probably written around s Author claims to be John Mandeville, an English Knight from St. Albans (25 miles northwest of London) who travelled the world in the ss He most likely never travelled the world Earliest copy of the Book is dated to He uses some 50 other sources in compiling his work (useful in. HistoryWiz Primary Source John Barbot, an agent for the French Royal African Company, made at leasttwo voyages to the West Coast of Africa, in and Those sold by the Blacks are for the most part prisoners of war, taken either in fight, or pursuit, or in the incursions they make into their enemies territories; others stolenFile Size: KB.

    Author of Voyages Made in the Years and , from China to the North West Coast of America. to Which Are Prefixed, an Introductory Narrative of a Voyage in , from Bengal, Observations on the Probable Existence of a North West Passage, The Memorial of Lt. John Meares of the Royal Navy, and Voyages De La Chine A La C te Nord-ouest D'am rique4/5. Voyages & travels to the East Indies, New York: Oxford University Press, Having already travelled to Brazil, Johan Nieuhoff joined the VOC and resided several years in Batavia. He sent his notes and sketches to his brother, Hendrik Nieuhof, who added information and had the sketches made into engravings.


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Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. Sir John Mandeville is the supposed author of The Travels of Sir John Mandeville, a travel memoir which The voyages and travels of Sir Joh Maundeville circulated between and The earliest surviving text is in French.

By aid of translations into many other languages, the work acquired extraordinary popularity. Mandeville, John, Sir: Voyages and travels / (New York: D. Appleton,c), also by Jacques Wardlaw Redway and Alexander William Kinglake (page images at HathiTrust) Mandeville, John, Sir: The voyages and travels of Sir Joh Maundeville, kt.

(New York: G. (The Book of Marvels and Travels While this book is a challenge to read, even in translation, it is very interesting and helps refute some modern misconceptions about medieval Europeans. For example, the author of Marvels and Travels understands the earth is round and states this matter-of-factly, as if this is a well-accepted idea/5.

The voiage and travaile of Sir John Maundeville, kt., which treateth of the way to Hierusalem; and of marvayles of Inde, with other ilands and countryes, Reprinted from the ed.

of A.D. With an introd., additional notes, and glossary by Mandeville, John, Sir; Halliwell-Phillipps, J. (James Orchard), Pages: The voiage and travaile of Sir John Maundeville, kt. which treateth of the way to Hierusalem; and of marvayles of Inde with other ilands and countryes by Mandeville, John, Sir; Halliwell-Phillipps, J.

(James Orchard), edPages: The voyages and travels Paperback – Septem by Sir John Mandeville (Author) See all 9 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ — Paperback "Please retry" Author: Sir John Mandeville.

Other articles where The Voyage and Travels of Sir John Mandeville, Knight is discussed: Sir John Mandeville: tales from around the world, The Voyage and Travels of Sir John Mandeville, Knight, generally known as The Travels of Sir John Mandeville.

The tales are selections from the narratives of genuine travelers, embellished with Mandeville’s additions and described as his own adventures.

The Book of Marvels and Travels. John Mandeville. 01 Dec Paperback. US$ Paperback. US$ Add to basket. The Voyages and Travels of Sir Joh Maundeville, Kt. John Mandeville. 24 Sep Paperback. US$ Add to basket. Joanne de Mandauilla () The Travels of Sir John Mandeville and the Translation of the New.

The voyages and travels of Sir Joh Maundeville, kt / Mandeville, John (no current copies separate) Travel of Sir John Mandeville / Moseley, C. / ISBN (no current copies separate) Travels / Mandeville (no current copies separate)/5(7).

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Travels of Sir John Mandeville by Sir John Mandeville - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. The Voiage and Travaile of Sir John Maundeville, Kt. which Treateth of the Way to Hierusalem: And of Marvayles of Inde, with Other Ilands and Countryes; Now Publish'd Entire from an Original Ms.

in the Cotton Library: Author: John Mandeville (Sir.) Publisher: J. Woodman and D. Lyon, Original from: Oxford University: Digitized: Jul Volume 56 of The voyages of Sir James Lancaster, Kt., to the East Indies: with abstracts of journals of voyages to the East Indies during the seventeenth century, preserved in the India Office.

And the voyage of Captain John Knight (), to seek the North-west Passage Issue 56 of Works issued by the Hakluyt Society, ISSN Editor. v BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTE. The Travels of Sir John Mandeville were edited anonymously inin the version for which a ‘Cotton’ manuscript in the British Museum is our only extant authority.

Fromwhen they were first printed by Wynkyn de Worde, the Travels had enjoyed great popularity in England, as in the rest of Europe; but the printed editions before had all followed an.

The Voiage and Travaile of Sir John Maundeville, Kt., Which Treateth of the Way to Hierusalem; And of Marvayles of Inde, with Other Ilands and Countryes. Reprinted from the Ed. of A.D. with an Introd., Additional Notes, and Glossary; Volume 2. The publications of the Hakluyt Society (founded in ) made available edited (and sometimes translated) early accounts of exploration.

The first series, which ran from toconsists of books containing published or previously unpublished works by authors from Christopher Columbus to Sir Francis Drake, and covering voyages to the New World, to China and Japan, to Russia and to. This tale was suggested by the reading of "The Voyages and Travels of Sir John Maundeville", in which the fantastic realm of Abchaz and the darkness-covered province of Hanyson are actually described.

I recommend this colourful fourteenth-century book to lovers of fantasy. Sir John even tells, in one chapter, how diamonds propagate themselves. Read "The Travels of Sir John Mandeville The Fantastic 14th-Century Account of a Journey to the East" by John Mandeville available from Rakuten Kobo.

One of the most influential books of the medieval period, John Mandeville's fourteenth-century work was written, ostensi Brand: Dover Publications. The voyages and travels of Sir John Maundeville, kt. (London ; New York: Cassell, a book of travel and reminiscence, (London: K.

Paul, Trench, Trubner, New York, E.P. Dutton, und Joh. Veith seel. Erben, Buchhändlern, ), by Peter Probst, Joseph Stöcklein, Harold Jantz Collection of German Baroque Literature and German.

Voyages and Travels to the East Indies is a reprint of the second part of the edition of this work." -- t.p. verso Printed notice of review copy from Oxford University Press tipped in.

Bound in grey cloth, with dust jacket.Mandeville, John, Sir; Voyages and travels - Early works to ; Voyages and travels The travels of Sir John Mandeville / translated with an introduction by C.W.R.D.

Moseley - Details - Trove. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Voyages & travels to the East Indies, by Johannes Nieuhof; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Early works toVoyages and travels, Description and travel, Travel; Places: East Indies; People: Johannes Niehof.