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Gaunt, Simon, author
Marco Polo's Le devisement du monde : narrative voice, language and diversity / Simon Gaunt
Production, publication, distribution, manufacture, copyright Cambridge : D.S. Brewer, 2013
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  G370.P9 G39 2013    AVAILABLE
Subject Polo, Marco, 1254-1323? Travels of Marco Polo
Subject(s) Travelers' writings, Italian -- History and criticism
Italian literature -- To 1400 -- History and criticism
Physical Description 199 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages [183]-193) and index
Contents Introduction : Le devisement du monde : textual tradition and genre -- Narrative voice and style : 'ego Marcus Paulo' -- Language and translation : 'in lingua Galica dicitur' -- Knowledge, marvels and other religions : 'oculis propriis videt' -- Diversity and alterity : 'diversarum regionum mundanas diversitates' -- Conclusion : 'et ipse non notavit nisi pauca aliqua, que adhuc in mente retinebat.'
NOTE 533180
Series Gallica (Woodbridge (Suffolk, England)) ; v. 31

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