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Nova et svccincta vera tamen historia : de amplissimo potentissimoque nostro quidem orbi hactenus incognito, sed perpaucis abhinc annis explorato regno China ... : ex Hispanica primum in Italicam, inde in Germanicam ex hac demum in Latinam linguam conversa / opera Marci Henningi
Bib ID 23388
Format BookBook
Author
González de Mendoza, Juan, 1545-1618
 
Uniform Title Historia de las cosas más notables. Latin
Description Francofurdi : ad Moenum, [1589] 
12o A-R8, S8 (-S7, 8) 283 pp. ; 15 cm. 
Notes

Title page in red and black.

Henning translated this work from the German edition, which only has the first part of Historia de las cosas ... Cf. Palau y Dulcet, 2nd ed., no. 105516.

Errata on last page.

Latin translation of Historia de las cosas más notables ritos y costumbres del gran reyno de la China, published 1585 in Spanish, which is the first European book, in order of publication, which contains Chinese characters. These can be found in this Latin edition at pp. 200 and 202.

Subjects Philippines - Description and travel.  |  China - Description and travel.  |  Latin America - Description and travel.
Other authors/contributors Henning, Marcus
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