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The buke of John Maudeuill

Sir John Mandeville

The buke of John Maudeuill

being the travels of Sir John Mandeville, Knight, 1322-1356 : a hitherto unpublished English version from the unique copy (Egerton MS. 1982) in the British Museum

by Sir John Mandeville

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Published by Nichols in Westminster .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages and travels.,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Specimens

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited together with the French text, notes, and an introduction by George F. Warner ; illustrated with twenty-eight miniatures reproduced in facsimile from the Additional MS. 24,189 ; printed for the Roxburghe Club. --
    ContributionsJean d"Outremeuse, 1338-1400., Warner, George F. Sir, 1845-1936., British Museum., British Library., Roxburghe Club.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1105
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[1], xlvi, 232, [1] p., [28] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19426248M

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The work purports to tell the story of one John Mandeville, a knight from St Albans in the south of England, who set off on a journey to the Holy Land and on to Asia and Africa in In fact, there was no John Mandeville, and the work was compiled by an anonymous author writing at some point in the middle of the 14th century.

p. v BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTE. The Travels of Sir John Mandeville were edited anonymously inin the version for which a ‘Cotton’ manuscript in the British Museum is our only extant authority.

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