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Creator:
Polo, Marco, 1254-1323?
Title(s):

Marco Polo Venetiano. : In cui si tratta le merauigliose cose del mondo per lui uedute, del costume di uarij paesi, dello stranio uiuere di quelli; della descrittione de diuersi animali, e del trouar dell'oro dell'argenteo, e delle pietre preciose, cosa non men utile, che bella.

Additional Title(s):

Travels of Marco Polo. Italian

Published/Created:
In Venetia. : Per Mathio Pagan, in Frezaria, al Segno delle Fede., [1555]
Physical Description:
[112] p. : 16 cm. (8vo)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Maps/Atlases 1476
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Originally published in German, under title: ... Das Puch des edeln[n] Ritters vn[n] Landtfarers Marcho Polo. In dem er schreibt die grossen wunderlichen Ding dieser Welt. Nuremberg, 1477.
First published in Italian under title: Marco Polo da Veniesia De le merauegliose cose del mondo. Venice, 1496.
Printer from colophon.
Date according to Hough.
Title vignette: Printer's device.
Signatures: A-G⁸.
JCB Lib. cat., pre-1675, 1:189.
Sabin 44498.
BM STC Italian, 1465-1600, 531.
Hough, S.J. The Italians and the creation of America, 1.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in later red morocco. Ex-Libris: FRANCIS BAYARD RIVES.
Subject Terms:
Asia -- Description and travel.
Asia.
Genghis Khan, 1162-1227.
Genghis Khan, 1162-1227.
Travel.
Voyages and travels.
Voyages and travels.
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