Mongolicae legationis commentarius
‘Account of the mission to the Mogul’'The first mission to Akbar'
Date: 7 January 1591
Original Language: Latin
Monserrate had written a detailed account of the first visit of the Jesuit delegation to the court of Akbar. Upon his return to Goa, he resolved to re-write his notes, this time in Latin. The process took a number of years, and was finally completed while he was still being…