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The Resource The travels of Pietro della Valle in India , Volume II, from the old English translation of 1664, by G. Havers ; edited by Edward Grey

The travels of Pietro della Valle in India , Volume II, from the old English translation of 1664, by G. Havers ; edited by Edward Grey

Label
The travels of Pietro della Valle in India , Volume II
Title
The travels of Pietro della Valle in India
Title number
Volume II
Statement of responsibility
from the old English translation of 1664, by G. Havers ; edited by Edward Grey
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1586-1652
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Della Valle, Pietro
Dewey number
915.4/03/25
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS411
LC item number
.D4552 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Havers, G.
  • Grey, Edward
  • Hakluyt Society
Series statement
Hakluyt Society, First Series
Series volume
v. 85
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travelers
  • Voyages and travels
  • India
  • India
  • TRAVEL
  • Travel
  • Travelers
  • Voyages and travels
  • India
  • Italy
Label
The travels of Pietro della Valle in India , Volume II, from the old English translation of 1664, by G. Havers ; edited by Edward Grey
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • COVER; TABLE OF CONTENTS; LETTER IV; Departure from Goa; Meeting with Braham Ambassador; Difficulty about license; Voyage continued ... ; Description of Onor; Visit to a hot stream and cistern; Death of Venk- tapa Naieka's wife; Negotiations with Venk-tapa Naieka; News from Goa and Europe; LETTER V; Indian and Egyptian idolatry compared; Description of the jounrey up Garsopa river; Departure from Garsopa; Present from Moorish Captain; Boys learning arithmetic; Continuation of journey; Use of cow-dung described; Departure from Tumbre; Arrival at Ahineli; Letter from Vitula Sinay
  • Arrival of BadraCane bedsteads; Description of the Captin-General and his son; Cavalcade described; Interview with King Venk-tapa; The Kings' speech; Procession of singing-girls described; Apparatus for swinging festival described; Letters from Goa; Latitude of Ikkeri ascertained; Latitide of Ikkeri assertained a second time; Funeral procession; Conversation witha widow about to burn herself; Religion dance by a priest; Great procession of idols; Great illumination; More dancing; LETTER VI; Book presented by Vitula Sinay; Scruples of native as to eating; Continuation of journey by river
  • Continuation of voyageVisit to Banghel; Mass and sermon; Meeting the Queen of Olala; Theory as to Indian gods; History of Queen of Olala; description of the Queens palace; Conversation with Queen's son; Dinner prepared; Further conversation with Queen's son; Description of 'Lagne', or Indian nuts; Attempt at interview with the Queen; LETTER VII; Latitude of Mangalor ascertained; Descrption of a temple; The Kings hibitation described; Interview with the king of the Jogies; Dinner in a peasents cottage; Arrival of Portuguese fleet; Departure from Mangalor; Latitude of Calicut ascertained
  • Account of the Malabar peopleDescription of the palace; Interview with King's nieces; Conversation with the king; Conduct of portuguese companions; Discourse of the king; Strange custom of the Nairs; Departure from Calicut; Departure from Cananor; Fleet anchors near rocks of Sta. Maria; Contuniation of voyage; Visit to Jesuit church; Proclamation of Viceroy of Goa; News from Ormuz; News from Persia; Festival of the Jesuits; Visit to Guadalupe; LETTER VIII; Festival of Martyrs; Procession and religious ceremonies described; Despatch of fleet to Ormuz; More ships sent to Ormuz; News from Europe
  • A Canarese wedding describedNews of the wreck of a Portuguese ship on coast of Africa; Visit to the Prior of the convent of Ispahan; Solemn cavalcade; Adventures of a cavalier; Festival of St. Bartholomew; Fight with an English ship; War between Adil Shah and Nizam Shah; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
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747412343
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1 online resource (xii, pages 193-454)
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Isbn
9781409415916
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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illustrations, maps
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not applicable
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)747412343
Label
The travels of Pietro della Valle in India , Volume II, from the old English translation of 1664, by G. Havers ; edited by Edward Grey
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • COVER; TABLE OF CONTENTS; LETTER IV; Departure from Goa; Meeting with Braham Ambassador; Difficulty about license; Voyage continued ... ; Description of Onor; Visit to a hot stream and cistern; Death of Venk- tapa Naieka's wife; Negotiations with Venk-tapa Naieka; News from Goa and Europe; LETTER V; Indian and Egyptian idolatry compared; Description of the jounrey up Garsopa river; Departure from Garsopa; Present from Moorish Captain; Boys learning arithmetic; Continuation of journey; Use of cow-dung described; Departure from Tumbre; Arrival at Ahineli; Letter from Vitula Sinay
  • Arrival of BadraCane bedsteads; Description of the Captin-General and his son; Cavalcade described; Interview with King Venk-tapa; The Kings' speech; Procession of singing-girls described; Apparatus for swinging festival described; Letters from Goa; Latitude of Ikkeri ascertained; Latitide of Ikkeri assertained a second time; Funeral procession; Conversation witha widow about to burn herself; Religion dance by a priest; Great procession of idols; Great illumination; More dancing; LETTER VI; Book presented by Vitula Sinay; Scruples of native as to eating; Continuation of journey by river
  • Continuation of voyageVisit to Banghel; Mass and sermon; Meeting the Queen of Olala; Theory as to Indian gods; History of Queen of Olala; description of the Queens palace; Conversation with Queen's son; Dinner prepared; Further conversation with Queen's son; Description of 'Lagne', or Indian nuts; Attempt at interview with the Queen; LETTER VII; Latitude of Mangalor ascertained; Descrption of a temple; The Kings hibitation described; Interview with the king of the Jogies; Dinner in a peasents cottage; Arrival of Portuguese fleet; Departure from Mangalor; Latitude of Calicut ascertained
  • Account of the Malabar peopleDescription of the palace; Interview with King's nieces; Conversation with the king; Conduct of portuguese companions; Discourse of the king; Strange custom of the Nairs; Departure from Calicut; Departure from Cananor; Fleet anchors near rocks of Sta. Maria; Contuniation of voyage; Visit to Jesuit church; Proclamation of Viceroy of Goa; News from Ormuz; News from Persia; Festival of the Jesuits; Visit to Guadalupe; LETTER VIII; Festival of Martyrs; Procession and religious ceremonies described; Despatch of fleet to Ormuz; More ships sent to Ormuz; News from Europe
  • A Canarese wedding describedNews of the wreck of a Portuguese ship on coast of Africa; Visit to the Prior of the convent of Ispahan; Solemn cavalcade; Adventures of a cavalier; Festival of St. Bartholomew; Fight with an English ship; War between Adil Shah and Nizam Shah; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
Control code
747412343
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, pages 193-454)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781409415916
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)747412343

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