Papal Envoys to the Great Khans

By: De Rachewiltz, I. [Igor]

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No signatures. ; 230 pages + 8 plates + map. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering in black panel on spine. Page dimensions: 200 x 132mm. Contents: Preface; Introduction; I In Seach of Prester John: Europe's Early Vision of Asia; II The Mongols and Europe; III Ad Tartaros! ; IV Friar John, The Diplomat; V The Dominican Envoys; VI Friar William, The Missionary; VII The Mongol Crusade; VIII The Archbishop of Khanbaliq; IX Odoric, The Roving Friar; X The Last Mission to Cathay; Epilogue; Bibliography; Appendix: The Letter of the Great Khan Guyug to Pope Innocent IV (1246) ; Index. [Series Title: "Great Travellers", General Editor: George Woodcock.]

Title: Papal Envoys to the Great Khans

Author Name: De Rachewiltz, I. [Igor]

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1971

ISBN Number: 0571082939

ISBN Number 13: 9780571082933

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 20930

Keywords: Central Asia History William Of Rubruck Odoric Of