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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Hackett Pub Co Inc
Publication date March 1, 2016
Pages 238
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781624664366
ISBN-10 1624664369
Dimensions 0.75 by 6 by 8.75 in.
Weight 0.14 lbs.
Original list price $15.00
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Composed in a prison cell in 1298 by Venetian merchant Marco Polo and Arthurian romance writer Rustichello of Pisa, The Description of the World relates Polo's experiences in Asia and at the court of Qubilai, the Great Khan of the Mongol Empire.

In addition to a new translation based on the Franco-Italian "F" manuscript of Polo's text, this edition includes genealogies of the Mongol rulers and nine maps of Polo's journey, as well as thorough annotation and an extensive bibliography.


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With Marco Polo | from Hackett Pub Co Inc (March 1, 2016)
9781624664373 | details & prices | 296 pages | List price $45.00
About: Composed in a prison cell in 1298 by Venetian merchant Marco Polo and Arthurian romance writer Rustichello of Pisa, The Description of the World relates Polo's experiences in Asia and at the court of Qubilai, the Great Khan of the Mongol Empire.
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With Marco Polo | from Hackett Pub Co Inc (March 1, 2016)
9781624664366 | details & prices | 238 pages | 6.00 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.14 lbs | List price $15.00
About: Composed in a prison cell in 1298 by Venetian merchant Marco Polo and Arthurian romance writer Rustichello of Pisa, The Description of the World relates Polo's experiences in Asia and at the court of Qubilai, the Great Khan of the Mongol Empire.

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