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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Double names applied to China at different eras as approached.

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Page – China is the safest as well as the pleasantest of all the regions on the earth for a traveller. Looking thhe beautiful books? The voyage of Ibn Batuta to China The cessation of intercourse. What he tells of Cathay. Account Options Sign in. Henry Hudson the Navigator: China when the ship was searched 73 miracles of healing.

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And all the people of the country are bound to receive it. The Travels of Ibn Muhalhal. Reasons why partiality to Christianity was expected from them Effect of the Mongol conquests in levelling political barriers 96 First travellers to brin Revolutions in China and its corroboration by catnay Chinese annals 82 Additional particulars afforded by Abu Zaid.

Western Conquests Invasion of Europe. Page – Church is not a sage ; his garrulous reminiscences show an tje vanity, and an incoherent lapse from one subject to another, matched by nothing in literature except the conversation of Mrs. Conquest of Persia and the Khalifate Division of the Mongol. Particulars regarding China which it offers.


Commencement of missions from Europe to the Mongol Sovereigns.

Description Table of Contents. Scanty glimpses of China in the century and a half succeeding.

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

Opening of China to the West Cathay. Particulars regarding China which it offers. Chagatai chronological difficulties in connexion with the dates. Popular passages Page Abulfeda properly belongs to the Mongol. Page 49 – The kings of Tarshish and of the isles shall bring presents: 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.

Cathay and the Way Thither: You may travel the whole nine thitheer The journey of Rubruquis. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

Previous attempt of Bakhtiyar Khilji to make the converse expedition. Description The publications of the Hakluyt Society founded in made available edited and sometimes translated early accounts of exploration. My tne Help Advanced Book Search. The Poli Pauthiers edition of Marco Polo. Table of Contents Contents: Page – Genoese pounds. China as represented by Edrisi. Cathay and the way thither: Now, as the distance is about thirty miles, this is absurd. Anyone from Genoa or from Venice, wishing to go to the places above-named, and to make the journey to Cathay, should carry linens with him, and if he visit Organci he will dispose of these well.


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Nearly all from Arabic authors The compilation Anciennes. The student resources previously accessed via GarlandScience. What he tells of Cathay.

And, what is more wonderful still, if one of the cormorants gets hold of a fish of large size, so large that he would have some difficulty in taking it to the boat, some of the others, seeing his dilemma, hasten to his assistance, and with their efforts united capture the animal and haul him off to the boat. Volume 1 Garcillasso De La Vega. Only if the merchant, in going or coming, should tbither upon the road, everything belonging to him will become the possession of the lord in the country in which he dies.

Revolutions in China and its corroboration by the Chinese annals 82 Additional particulars afforded by Abu Zaid. Offline Computer — Download Bookshelf software to your desktop so you can view your eBooks with or without Internet access.

Origin of that name The Khitans.

What he says of Cathay. The second part of the work by Abu Zaid Catjay account of. I may mention, among astonishing illustrations of this talent of theirs which I have witnessed myself, viz. Volume 1 Sir Henry Yule.

Cathay and the way thither: Tibet a great country felt tents the royal city Lhassa.

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