The Resource The 'book' of travels : genre, ethnology, and pilgrimage, 1250-1700, edited by Palmira Brummett, (electronic book)

The 'book' of travels : genre, ethnology, and pilgrimage, 1250-1700, edited by Palmira Brummett, (electronic book)

Label
The 'book' of travels : genre, ethnology, and pilgrimage, 1250-1700
Title
The 'book' of travels
Title remainder
genre, ethnology, and pilgrimage, 1250-1700
Statement of responsibility
edited by Palmira Brummett
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection assesses genre, ethnology, and pilgrimage in a set of disparate travel narratives spanning the medieval to early modern eras. It assesses the possibilities for cultural translation as travelers witness, craft, and imagine desired, fearful, and sacred lands
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
915.04/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS6
LC item number
.B66 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brummett, Palmira Johnson
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Europeans
  • Travelers' writings, European
  • Literary form
  • Travelers' writings, European
  • Ethnology in literature
  • Pilgrims and pilgrimages in literature
  • Intercultural communication in literature
  • Asia
  • Asia
Label
The 'book' of travels : genre, ethnology, and pilgrimage, 1250-1700, edited by Palmira Brummett, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-309) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 'A mirrour of mis-haps, a mappe of miserie' : dangers, strangers, and friends in Renaissance pilgrimage
  • Wes Williams
  • Postcards from the harem : the cultural translation of Niccolao Manucci's book of travels
  • Pompa Banerjee
  • Afterword : one reader reading
  • Mary Baine Campbell
  • Introduction : genre, witness, and time in the 'book' of travels
  • Palmira Brummett
  • Late medieval ambassadors and the practice of cross-cultural encounters, 1250-1450
  • Joan-Pau Rubiés
  • Ruy González de Clavijo's narrative of courtly life and ceremony in Timur's Samarqand, 1404
  • David J. Roxburgh
  • Copying maps by Matthew Paris : itineraries fit for a king
  • Daniel K. Connolly
Control code
ebr10372777
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvi, 329 p., [20] p. of plates
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The 'book' of travels : genre, ethnology, and pilgrimage, 1250-1700, edited by Palmira Brummett, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-309) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 'A mirrour of mis-haps, a mappe of miserie' : dangers, strangers, and friends in Renaissance pilgrimage
  • Wes Williams
  • Postcards from the harem : the cultural translation of Niccolao Manucci's book of travels
  • Pompa Banerjee
  • Afterword : one reader reading
  • Mary Baine Campbell
  • Introduction : genre, witness, and time in the 'book' of travels
  • Palmira Brummett
  • Late medieval ambassadors and the practice of cross-cultural encounters, 1250-1450
  • Joan-Pau Rubiés
  • Ruy González de Clavijo's narrative of courtly life and ceremony in Timur's Samarqand, 1404
  • David J. Roxburgh
  • Copying maps by Matthew Paris : itineraries fit for a king
  • Daniel K. Connolly
Control code
ebr10372777
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvi, 329 p., [20] p. of plates
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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