Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

Get access

 Nauigation and vyages
(1,232 words)

Nauigation and vyages


Richard Eden

Date: 1576

Original Language: English


Eden completed his translation of the Latin version of Ludovico di Varthema’s (c. 1470-1517) account of his travels in Arabia, then to India and further east, just before his death in 1576. The Italian version, Itinerario de Ludouico de Varthema bolognese, appeared in 1510, the Latin in 1511. Eden’s translation was published posthumously in The historie of travayle into the West and East Indies, the 1577 enlarged…

Cite this page
Bennett, Clinton, “ Nauigation and vyages”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 08 August 2020 <>
First published online: 2015

▲   Back to top   ▲