Khozhdenie na vostok gosti͡a Vasili͡a Pozni͡akova
‘A journey to the Orient by Vasilii Pozniakov’
Vassily Poznyakov, Vasiliĭ Pozniakov
Date: About 1561
Original Language: Old Russian
It is not certain which member of the Poznyakov embassy took notes on the journey. In 1820, the historian Karamzin and others ascribed the account to Archdeacon Gennady (Loparev, ‘Khozhdeniie kuptsa Vasiliia Pozniakova’, p. vii; Entsyklopedicheskii, vol. 47/xxiv, p. 234).
While Poznyakov’s journey …