Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

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 Delle navigationi et viaggi
(2,184 words)


‘Navigations and voyages’, ‘Navigations’

Giovanni Battista Ramusio

Date: Between 1543 and 1559

Original Language: Italian


As far as is known, Ramusio’s Navigationi et viaggi project began slowly and later in his life, when he was already more than 50 years old. The first record of it dates back to 1543, when a request to print one volume of the work was presented to the Venetian senate. The volume in question was different fr…

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Donattini, Massimo, “ Delle navigationi et viaggi”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 21 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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