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The Resource The voyages & travels of the ambassadors sent by Frederick Duke of Holstein, to the Great Duke of Muscovy, and the King of Persia, begun in the year M. DC. XXXIII. and finish'd in M. DC. XXXIX. : containing a compleat history of Muscovy, Tartary, Persia, and other adjacent countries, with several publick transactions reaching neer the present times : in VII books ..., the whole work illustrated with divers accurate mapps, and figures, written originally by Adam Olearius, secretary to the embassy ; faithfully rendred into English, by John Davies, of Kidwelly

The voyages & travels of the ambassadors sent by Frederick Duke of Holstein, to the Great Duke of Muscovy, and the King of Persia, begun in the year M. DC. XXXIII. and finish'd in M. DC. XXXIX. : containing a compleat history of Muscovy, Tartary, Persia, and other adjacent countries, with several publick transactions reaching neer the present times : in VII books ..., the whole work illustrated with divers accurate mapps, and figures, written originally by Adam Olearius, secretary to the embassy ; faithfully rendred into English, by John Davies, of Kidwelly

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The voyages & travels of the ambassadors sent by Frederick Duke of Holstein, to the Great Duke of Muscovy, and the King of Persia, begun in the year M. DC. XXXIII. and finish'd in M. DC. XXXIX. : containing a compleat history of Muscovy, Tartary, Persia, and other adjacent countries, with several publick transactions reaching neer the present times : in VII books ...
Title
The voyages & travels of the ambassadors sent by Frederick Duke of Holstein, to the Great Duke of Muscovy, and the King of Persia, begun in the year M. DC. XXXIII. and finish'd in M. DC. XXXIX.
Title remainder
containing a compleat history of Muscovy, Tartary, Persia, and other adjacent countries, with several publick transactions reaching neer the present times : in VII books ...
Statement of responsibility
the whole work illustrated with divers accurate mapps, and figures, written originally by Adam Olearius, secretary to the embassy ; faithfully rendred into English, by John Davies, of Kidwelly
Title variation
  • Voyages and travels of the ambassadors sent by Frederick Duke of Holstein, to the Great Duke of Muscovy, and the King of Persia
  • Compleat history of Muscovy, Tartary, Persia & the East Indies
  • Voyages & travels of the ambassadors from the Duke of Holstein, to the Great Duke of Muscovy, and the King of Persia, begun in the year M. DC. XXXIII. and finish'd in M. DC. XXXIX
  • Voyages & travels of J. Albert de Mandelslo, a gentleman belonging to the Embassy, sent by the Duke of Holstein to the great Duke of Muscovy, and the King of Persia, into the East-Indies
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
vol. 1, p. 248, 271-272
Citation source
Cox, E.G. Travel
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS7
LC item number
.O44 1662
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The voyages & travels of the ambassadors sent by Frederick Duke of Holstein, to the Great Duke of Muscovy, and the King of Persia, begun in the year M. DC. XXXIII. and finish'd in M. DC. XXXIX. : containing a compleat history of Muscovy, Tartary, Persia, and other adjacent countries, with several publick transactions reaching neer the present times : in VII books ..., the whole work illustrated with divers accurate mapps, and figures, written originally by Adam Olearius, secretary to the embassy ; faithfully rendred into English, by John Davies, of Kidwelly
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Publication
Note
  • "Whereto are added the Travels of John Albert de Mandelslo, a gentleman belonging to the embassy, from Persia, into the East-Indies : containing a particular description of Indosthan, the Mogul's Empire, the Oriental I[s]lands, Japan, China, &c. and the revolutions which happened in those countries, within these few years : in III. books."
  • Added, illustrated t.p. has portraits of The High and Mighty Prince Frederick Duke of Holstein, Phillip Kursius, ambassador, Otton Brugman, ambassador, Adam Olearius, secretary of the Embassy, and John Albert Mandelslo, gentleman of the retinue. Has title: The compleat history of Muscovy, Tartary, Persia & the East Indies translated by J.D. Signed: I. Chantry, sculp[tit]
  • Each volume has special t.p. as well as chronological table of contents or "journal." Contents for v. 1 on prelim. p. [12]-[26]; contents for v. 2 on [11] p. at end
  • Titles within ruled borders. Contents printed in double columns
  • "He [Frederick] employ'd in this Embassy Philip Crusius, a lawyer and his privy councellor, and Otton Brugman, a marchant of Hamborough, whom he honour'd with the quality of councellor"--P. 1
  • "Catalogue of all the pieces of sculpture [engravings] contained in these Travels"--Facing p. 1, vol. 1. Maps signed J.D.; portraits of "Michael Federowitz, great Duke of Moscovie," 1645, and "Sefi, King of Persia, " 1642, unsigned; portrait of the "Great Mogol" signed Ro[bert] Vaughan, sculp[sit]
Dimensions
30 cm. (4to)
Extent
2 v. in 1 ([26], 424, [4], 287, [11] p., [11] leaves of plates, [7] folded)
Lccn
22018375
Other physical details
ill., 7 folded maps, ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02129317
  • ucoclc2129317
Label
The voyages & travels of the ambassadors sent by Frederick Duke of Holstein, to the Great Duke of Muscovy, and the King of Persia, begun in the year M. DC. XXXIII. and finish'd in M. DC. XXXIX. : containing a compleat history of Muscovy, Tartary, Persia, and other adjacent countries, with several publick transactions reaching neer the present times : in VII books ..., the whole work illustrated with divers accurate mapps, and figures, written originally by Adam Olearius, secretary to the embassy ; faithfully rendred into English, by John Davies, of Kidwelly
Publication
Note
  • "Whereto are added the Travels of John Albert de Mandelslo, a gentleman belonging to the embassy, from Persia, into the East-Indies : containing a particular description of Indosthan, the Mogul's Empire, the Oriental I[s]lands, Japan, China, &c. and the revolutions which happened in those countries, within these few years : in III. books."
  • Added, illustrated t.p. has portraits of The High and Mighty Prince Frederick Duke of Holstein, Phillip Kursius, ambassador, Otton Brugman, ambassador, Adam Olearius, secretary of the Embassy, and John Albert Mandelslo, gentleman of the retinue. Has title: The compleat history of Muscovy, Tartary, Persia & the East Indies translated by J.D. Signed: I. Chantry, sculp[tit]
  • Each volume has special t.p. as well as chronological table of contents or "journal." Contents for v. 1 on prelim. p. [12]-[26]; contents for v. 2 on [11] p. at end
  • Titles within ruled borders. Contents printed in double columns
  • "He [Frederick] employ'd in this Embassy Philip Crusius, a lawyer and his privy councellor, and Otton Brugman, a marchant of Hamborough, whom he honour'd with the quality of councellor"--P. 1
  • "Catalogue of all the pieces of sculpture [engravings] contained in these Travels"--Facing p. 1, vol. 1. Maps signed J.D.; portraits of "Michael Federowitz, great Duke of Moscovie," 1645, and "Sefi, King of Persia, " 1642, unsigned; portrait of the "Great Mogol" signed Ro[bert] Vaughan, sculp[sit]
Dimensions
30 cm. (4to)
Extent
2 v. in 1 ([26], 424, [4], 287, [11] p., [11] leaves of plates, [7] folded)
Lccn
22018375
Other physical details
ill., 7 folded maps, ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02129317
  • ucoclc2129317

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