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The Resource Amazons, savages, and machiavels : travel and colonial writing in English, 1550-1630 : an anthology, edited by Andrew Hadfield

Amazons, savages, and machiavels : travel and colonial writing in English, 1550-1630 : an anthology, edited by Andrew Hadfield

Label
Amazons, savages, and machiavels : travel and colonial writing in English, 1550-1630 : an anthology
Title
Amazons, savages, and machiavels
Title remainder
travel and colonial writing in English, 1550-1630 : an anthology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Andrew Hadfield
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Hadfield, Andrew
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  • Travelers' writings, English
  • English literature
  • British
  • Great Britain
Label
Amazons, savages, and machiavels : travel and colonial writing in English, 1550-1630 : an anthology, edited by Andrew Hadfield
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-316) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Sir Charles Somerset, Travel Diary (1611-12), observations of Paris and Florence
  • Fynes Moryson, An Itinerary (1617), observations of Italy and Ireland
  • Richard Eden, The Decades of the Newe Worlde, or West India (1555), 'the preface to the reader'
  • Roger Ascham, The Scholemaster (1570)
  • Richard Hakluyt the younger, prefatory material to The Principall Navigations (1589, 1598)
  • Thomas Coryat, prefatory material to Coryats Crudities (1611)
  • Francis Bacon, 'of travel' (1612)
  • Samuel Purchas, Hakluytus Posthumus or Purchas His Pilgrimes (1625), 'epistle to the reader'
  • Sir Robert Dallington, The View of France (1604)
  • Thomas Coryat, Coryats Crudities (1611), observations of Venice, Germany, and Switzerland
  • Francis Petty, 'the admiral and prosperous voyage of Thomas Cavendish into the South Sea, and from thence around about the circumference of the whole earth' (1586-8), observations of the South Sea islanders
  • 'Letter of Father Diego De Pantoia...written [from] the court of the king of China' (9 March 1602)
  • Sir Henry Middleton, Two Accounts of his Voyage to the Moluccas (1604-6)
  • Two accounts of Japan : Arthur Hatch (1623) and John Saris (1613)
  • Travels of Peter Mundy in Asia (1628-34), observations of India
  • Sir Henry Wotton, letter to James I from Venice (1618)
  • William Lithgow, The Totall Discourse of the Rare Adventures (1632), account of his imprisonment in Spain
  • 'Voyage made by M. John Hawkins...to the coast of Guinea, and the Indies of Nova Hispania' (1564)
  • Giles Fletcher, 'the description of the countrey of Russia' (1588)
  • John Leo (Africanus), The History and Description of Africa, trans. John Pory (1600), comments on North Africans
  • George Sandys, A Relation of a Journey Begun...1610 (1615), observations of the Egyptians and the Jews
  • Fynes Moryson, An Itinerary (1617), observations of the Ottoman Empire
  • William Lithgow, The Totall Discourse of the Rare Adventures (1632), 'comments upon Jerusalem'
  • Richard Eden, The Decades of the Newe Worlde, or West India (1555), three descriptions of American natives
  • Bartolom√© de Las Casas, A briefe narration of the destruction of the Indies by the Spaniards, trans. M.M.S. (1583)
  • Sir George Peckham, 'a true report of the late discoveries...of the Newfound Lands' (1583)
  • Thomas Harriot, A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia (1588, 1590)
  • Sir Walter Raleigh, The Discoverie of the Large, Rich, and Bewtiful Empyre of Guiana (1596)
  • Michel Eyquem de Montaigne, 'of the canniballes' (1580), trans. John Florio (1603)
  • William Strachey, The Historie of Travell into Virginia Britania (1612)
  • Captain John Smith, The Generall Historie of Virginia, New-England, and the Summer Isles (1624), the story of Pocahontas
Control code
FIEb12902421
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 321 pages
Isbn
9780198711872
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)46641905
Label
Amazons, savages, and machiavels : travel and colonial writing in English, 1550-1630 : an anthology, edited by Andrew Hadfield
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-316) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Sir Charles Somerset, Travel Diary (1611-12), observations of Paris and Florence
  • Fynes Moryson, An Itinerary (1617), observations of Italy and Ireland
  • Richard Eden, The Decades of the Newe Worlde, or West India (1555), 'the preface to the reader'
  • Roger Ascham, The Scholemaster (1570)
  • Richard Hakluyt the younger, prefatory material to The Principall Navigations (1589, 1598)
  • Thomas Coryat, prefatory material to Coryats Crudities (1611)
  • Francis Bacon, 'of travel' (1612)
  • Samuel Purchas, Hakluytus Posthumus or Purchas His Pilgrimes (1625), 'epistle to the reader'
  • Sir Robert Dallington, The View of France (1604)
  • Thomas Coryat, Coryats Crudities (1611), observations of Venice, Germany, and Switzerland
  • Francis Petty, 'the admiral and prosperous voyage of Thomas Cavendish into the South Sea, and from thence around about the circumference of the whole earth' (1586-8), observations of the South Sea islanders
  • 'Letter of Father Diego De Pantoia...written [from] the court of the king of China' (9 March 1602)
  • Sir Henry Middleton, Two Accounts of his Voyage to the Moluccas (1604-6)
  • Two accounts of Japan : Arthur Hatch (1623) and John Saris (1613)
  • Travels of Peter Mundy in Asia (1628-34), observations of India
  • Sir Henry Wotton, letter to James I from Venice (1618)
  • William Lithgow, The Totall Discourse of the Rare Adventures (1632), account of his imprisonment in Spain
  • 'Voyage made by M. John Hawkins...to the coast of Guinea, and the Indies of Nova Hispania' (1564)
  • Giles Fletcher, 'the description of the countrey of Russia' (1588)
  • John Leo (Africanus), The History and Description of Africa, trans. John Pory (1600), comments on North Africans
  • George Sandys, A Relation of a Journey Begun...1610 (1615), observations of the Egyptians and the Jews
  • Fynes Moryson, An Itinerary (1617), observations of the Ottoman Empire
  • William Lithgow, The Totall Discourse of the Rare Adventures (1632), 'comments upon Jerusalem'
  • Richard Eden, The Decades of the Newe Worlde, or West India (1555), three descriptions of American natives
  • Bartolom√© de Las Casas, A briefe narration of the destruction of the Indies by the Spaniards, trans. M.M.S. (1583)
  • Sir George Peckham, 'a true report of the late discoveries...of the Newfound Lands' (1583)
  • Thomas Harriot, A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia (1588, 1590)
  • Sir Walter Raleigh, The Discoverie of the Large, Rich, and Bewtiful Empyre of Guiana (1596)
  • Michel Eyquem de Montaigne, 'of the canniballes' (1580), trans. John Florio (1603)
  • William Strachey, The Historie of Travell into Virginia Britania (1612)
  • Captain John Smith, The Generall Historie of Virginia, New-England, and the Summer Isles (1624), the story of Pocahontas
Control code
FIEb12902421
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 321 pages
Isbn
9780198711872
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)46641905

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