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 De Christiana expeditione apud Sinas svscepta, ab Societate Iesv
(2,354 words)



‘The Christian expedition to China of the Society of Jesus’

Trigautius, Trigaultius, Jin Nige

Date: 1615

Original Language: Latin

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During his journey to Rome between 1612 and 1614, Trigault completed a Latin translation of an Italian manuscript originally written by Matteo Ricci, describing China and the Jesuit mission there. Trigault also edited Ricci’s text and composed an additional five chapters in order to bring the history up t…

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Morris, James Harry, “ De Christiana expeditione apud Sinas svscepta, ab Societate Iesv”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_30426>



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