The Book of Sir Marco Polo, the Venetian, Concerning the Kingdoms and Marvels of the East Volume 1; Newly Tr. and Ed., with Notes, Maps, and Other Ill

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1875 Excerpt: ...has been described as " a country divided into deserts that are salt, and deserts that are not salt" (Vigne, I. 16). Tonocain, as we have seen (chap. xv. note 1), is the Eastern Kuhistan of Persia, but extended by Polo, it would seem, to include the whole of Persian Khorasan. No city in particular is indicated as ...

The Book of Sir Marco Polo, the Venetian, Concerning the Kingdoms and Marvels of the East Volume 1; Newly Tr. and Ed., with Notes, Maps, and Other Ill 2012, Rarebooksclub.com, Miami FL

ISBN-13: 9781130118049

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