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 Putování aneb Cesta z Království českého do města Benátek, odtud po moři do země Svaté
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‘Pilgrimage or journey from the kingdom of Bohemia to the city of Venice and from there by sea to the Holy Land’

Kryštof Harant z Polžic a Bezdružic

Date: 1608

Original Language: Czech

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Harant’s narrative is one of the primary vehicles by which readers of Czech in the 17th century would have learned about the Islamic world, though it provides little information that would have been new to readers of Latin or German. It is a travelogue, detailing the 1598 pilgrim…

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Lisy-Wagner, Laura , “ Putování aneb Cesta z Království českého do města Benátek, odtud po moři do země Svaté”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_27591>



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