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 Itinerarium fratris Willelmi de Rubruquis de ordine fratrum Minorum, Galli, anno grat. 1253 ad partes orientales
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Itinerarium Willelmi de Rubruc

‘The journey of the Frenchman Friar William of Rubruk of the Franciscan order in the year of grace 1253 to the eastern parts of the world’, ‘The journey of William of Rubruck’

William of Rubruck

Date: 1255

Original Language: Latin

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The long letter – about 150 pages in a modern edition – which Rubruck wrote to King Louis when he returned from Karakorum, contains several illustrations of the ambiguity of his ‘…

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Guéret-Laferté, Michèle, “ Itinerarium fratris Willelmi de Rubruquis de ordine fratrum Minorum, Galli, anno grat. 1253 ad partes orientales”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 16 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24226>
First published online: 2010



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