The Travels of Marco Polo: The Complete Yule-Cordier Edition : Including the Unabridged Third Edition (1903) of Henry Yule's Annotated Translation, as Revised by Henri Cordier, Together with Cordier's Later Volume of Notes and Addenda (1920).

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Courier Corporation, 1993 - Travel - 567 pages
One of the greatest books of all time — a vast treasury of invaluable observations on the peoples and geography of the Near East and Asia in the 13th century. Detailed descriptions of cities, customs, laws, crops, animals, political systems, much more. 200 illustrations, 32 maps and site plans. Volume I of 2-volume set.
 

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Contents

PREFACE ro SECOND Enmon
xi
ORIGINAL PREFACE
xxi
MEMOIR or SIR HENRY Yum av Auv FRANCES Yuus
xxvii
A BIBLIOGRAPHY or Sm HENRY YULES WRITINGS
lxxv
SYNOPSIS or CONTENTS
lxxxiii
Isr or ILLUSTRATIONS TO VOL I xcvii
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PROLOGUE
157
How THE Two BRoTHERs AFTER CRossINo A DEsERT
9
How THE Two BRoTHERs TOOK THE ENvovs CoUNsEL
180
How THE GREAT KAAN oAvE THEM A TABLET OF GoLD
348
CoNcERNINc THE RELIGION 01 THE CATHAYANs
456
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