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The Resource Writing East : the "Travels" of Sir John Mandeville

Writing East : the "Travels" of Sir John Mandeville

Label
Writing East : the "Travels" of Sir John Mandeville
Title
Writing East
Title remainder
the "Travels" of Sir John Mandeville
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A remarkable analysis of an important medieval text. ... This work will surely initiate new studies of the precolonial frame of mind and the role of distinct versions of medieval manuscripts in the shaping of medieval understanding."--Sixteenth Century Journal
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
910.4
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
G370.M2
LC item number
H3634 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2015 G-001
  • G 370.M2
Series statement
The Middle Ages series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mandeville, John
  • Travel, Medieval
  • Geography, Medieval, in literature
  • Travelers' writings, English
  • Mandeville, John
  • Travel
  • Authorship
  • Geography
  • Literature, Medieval
  • History, Medieval
  • Asia
  • John
  • Englisch, ..
  • Mandeville, Jean de (1300?-1372)
  • Mandeville, John
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Geography, Medieval, in literature
  • Travel, Medieval
  • Travelers' writings, English
  • Übersetzung
  • Travels (Mandeville)
  • Reisverhalen
  • Fictie
  • Asie
  • Englisch
Label
Writing East : the "Travels" of Sir John Mandeville
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-314) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5. Earthly Symmetry and the Mirror of Marvelous Diversity in and Around Ynde
  • 6. Faith and Power in the Great Khan's Cathay and Prester John's Land
  • 7. Personal and Pagan Piety in the Direction of Paradise
  • 8. Having Come to Rest Despite Myself
  • 9. Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Work Cited
  • Index
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • Abbreviations
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Here Begins the Book of John Mandeville, Knight
  • 3. "Chases Estranges" in Constantinople and the Eastern Mediterranean
  • 4. Marvels, Miracles, and Dreams of Re-Expansion in Egypt and the Holy Land
Control code
748533387
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (336)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613211729
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812202267
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35fxvd
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)748533387
Label
Writing East : the "Travels" of Sir John Mandeville
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-314) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5. Earthly Symmetry and the Mirror of Marvelous Diversity in and Around Ynde
  • 6. Faith and Power in the Great Khan's Cathay and Prester John's Land
  • 7. Personal and Pagan Piety in the Direction of Paradise
  • 8. Having Come to Rest Despite Myself
  • 9. Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Work Cited
  • Index
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • Abbreviations
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Here Begins the Book of John Mandeville, Knight
  • 3. "Chases Estranges" in Constantinople and the Eastern Mediterranean
  • 4. Marvels, Miracles, and Dreams of Re-Expansion in Egypt and the Holy Land
Control code
748533387
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (336)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613211729
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812202267
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35fxvd
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)748533387

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