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 Della descrittione di Malta, isola nel mare Siciliano con le sue antichità, ed altre notizie
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‘Description of Malta, an island in the Sicilian sea with its antiquities and other information’

Giovanni Francesco Abela

Date: 1647

Original Language: Italian

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Gian Francesco Abela’s Della descrittione di Malta was published in 1647. One of the first books to be published on Malta, it can be regarded as the first history of the island to cover the whole period from ancient times to the 17th century (Luttrell, ‘Girolamo Manduca and Gian Francesco Abela’, p. 106). It is divided…

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Chesworth, John, “ Della descrittione di Malta, isola nel mare Siciliano con le sue antichità, ed altre notizie”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 20 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_27137>



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