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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Previous attempt of Bakhtiyar Khilji to make the converse expedition. I intended at first to return to Dehli, but on second thoughts I had fears as to the consequences of such a step. Table of contents 3. Page – China is perfectly safe, whether by day or night, according to what the merchants say who have used it.

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Being a Collection of Medieval Notices China under the name of Timgas. Tartary His proceedings since leaving the convent at Vittoria.

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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. Volume 1 Garcillasso De La Vega. Florence E 5 9 6 7 with various readings p. 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.

China when the ship was searched 73 miracles of healing. Opening of China to the West Cathay. Yea, all kings shall fall down before him: Scanty glimpses of China in the century and a half succeeding. Page – The harbour of Zaitun is one of the greatest in the world — I am wrong ; it is the greatest!


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It is not stated how long was the intervening time spent in Bengal, but he waited at Sumatra a fortnight, ” till the right season for the voyage to China had arrived,” and this must have been the termination of the N. Double names applied to China at different eras as approached. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. This is a thlther print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in Being a Collection of Medieval Notices We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.

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Western Conquests Invasion of Europe. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. The Best Books of Hakluyt Society, First Series. We provide a free online form to document your learning and a certificate for your records. It contains extracts from the work of Rashiduddin describing China during the Mongol rule, Ibn Batuta’s account of travel in Bengal and China in the fourteenth century, and a record of the journey of the Portuguese Jesuit Benedict Goes from Agra to Cathay The Travels of Ibn Muhathal.

Common terms and phrases Allora altre altri altro anno Arabic autem Badakhshan Benedict Bengal Boll called capital Cathay century Ceylon Chagatai chiama chief China Chinese Christians cittade civitate contrata Dehli dicens dinar dirhems Edrisi Emperor etiam fanno Firishta fiume frati fratres giornate gold Gran Cane habent Hindu Kush homines Ibn Batuta ilia illi India ipsa ipse ipsi ipsum island ista istis Java journey Kaidu Karashahr Kashgar Khan Khotan king Kipchak Klaproth luogo Mahomed Mahomedans Malabar Maldives Manzi Marc Marco Marco Polo Marignolli mentioned merchants miglia modo molte molti mondo Mongol mountain multa multum omnes passed Pegolotti Persian Polo port probably quale quali quam quivi quod quse river says seqq shaikh sibi sicut signore statim Sultan Sumatra sunt supra tamen Tana Tartars terra Timur town traveller tunc Turfan tutto unum uomini veni vidi voyage whilst word Yarkand.


Biographical and Introductory Notices; Text. Description Table of Contents. Other editions – View all Cathay and the way thither: Printed for the Hakluyt Society- Religion – pages. Origin of that name The Khitans. It is spoken of by Marco Polo as a beautiful, large, and noble city iii, 41but probably from report only. Jordanus Hak Soc 18G3 It could be through conference attendance, group discussion or directed reading to name just a few examples. Book ratings by Goodreads.

His voyage as far as Sumatra then occupies days, he passes about 60 days there, is 40 days in sailing to Kaulam, stops a while, say 15 days, at Kaulam and Calicut, and reaches Zhafar in a voyage of 28, in all days, which brings us to March or April, agreeing with the time assigned in the text for his arrival at Dhafar, but April innot April in Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive?

John de’ Marignolli’s recollections of eastern travel: