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The Book of John Mandeville free pdf A fictive traveler's guide to the East, both Near and Far, The Book of John Mandeville was a late--medieval best seller, more popular in its day than Marco Polo's Travels. In addition to a fresh, vibrant translation--the first from the Middle French original since the fifteenth century--this edition of The Book of John Mandeville offers a succinct, broad-ranging Introduction to the work that touches on the question of authorship, the sources on which the text drew, and the transformation and reception of the work down to the present day.

About Iain Macleod Higgins

Iain Macleod Higgins is Associate Professor of English and Director of Medieval Studies, University of Victoria.

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Author : Iain Macleod Higgins
Publisher : Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
Data Published : 15 March 2011
ISBN : 0872209369
EAN : 9780872209367
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 320 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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