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Giovanni, da Pian del Carpine, Archbishop of Antivari, -1252.

Opera dilettevole da intendere, nella qual si contiene doi itinerarij in Tartaria : per alcuni Frati dell'ordine Minore, è di S. Dominico, mandati da Papa Innocentio IIII, nella detta prouincia de Scithia per ambasciatori, non più uulgarizata.

Stampata in Vinegia : Per Giouan'Antonio de Nicolini da Sabio, 1537.
Physical Description:
[112] p. ; 16 cm. (8vo)
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Maps/Atlases 716
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Imprint from colophon.
Signatures: A-0⁴.
Page [112] at end blank.
"Includes accounts of the 13th-century Franciscan and Dominican expeditions to Tartary, the former by Giovanni di Plano Carpini, the latter by Simon de St. Quentin"--N.Y.P.L.
Brunet, J.-C. Manuel du libraire et de l'amateur de livres (5e éd.), II, p. 894.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in full black morocco.
Subject Terms:
Asia, Central -- Description and travel.
Lada-Mocarski, Laura K. (Laura Klots), 1902-1997 -- Bookplate.
Lada-Mocarski, Valerian, 1898-1971 -- Bookplate.
Simon de Saint-Quentin, active 1245-1248.

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