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The travels of Sir John Mandeville

Sir John Mandeville

The travels of Sir John Mandeville

an abridged version

by Sir John Mandeville

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages and travels -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Geography -- Early works to 1800.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith commentary by Norman Denny and Josephine Filmer-Sankey.
    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    ContributionsDenny, Norman, 1901-, Filmer-Sankey, Josephine.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG370 .M32 1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95, [13] p.
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5090796M
    ISBN 100001923293
    LC Control Number74162305
    OCLC/WorldCa3242189

    Jun 02,  · THE BOOK OF JOHN MANDEVILLE, or, Sir John Mandeville's Travels, in Middle English, ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT ON VELLUM [?London, c] x mm. 64ff: 1 7 + 1, 8, 8 8 (of 10), catchwords on final versos, original text and gatherings COMPLETE, lines of cursive anglicana written in brown ink, contemporary sidenotes and nota marks in red in the first four leaves, later . Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

    One of the most influential books of the medieval period, John Mandeville's fourteenth-century work was written, ostensibly, to encourage and instruct pilgrims traveling to the Holy Land. A thorough compendium of medieval lore, the travel book proved to be a great success throughout Europe. (Among his alleged readers were Leonardo da Vinci and Christopher Columbus.)3/5(3). Project Description: The 14th century travel book and geography, The Travels of Sir John Mandeville provides readers with a fantastical tale of a man’s (supposed) journey from England to the farthest edges of the world. Sir John, the books’ narrator, tells stories of the sanctity of the Holy Land, of the wickedness of distant pagans peoples, and amazing and monstrous races that inhabit the.

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A lively new translation of Sir John Mandeville's Book of Marvels and Travels, the classic and highly entertaining medieval account of a journey from Europe to the Holy Land and beyond, and the many marvellous and monstrous peoples and animals living there.

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He tells us about the Sultan in Cairo, the Great Khan in China, and the mythical Christian prince Prester John.