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 Relation des voyages de Monsieur de Breves
(1,237 words)

‘Account of the travels of Monsieur de Brèves’

François Savary, Seigneur de Brèves, Marquis de Maulévrier, Baron de Semur et Artois

Date: 1628

Original Language: French


The description of Savary de Brèves’s journey from Istanbul to France by way of the North African coast, running to 383 pages, was compiled by de Brèves’s secretary Jean-Baptiste Vinois de Bavon, edited by Jacques du Castel, and published in Paris in 1628, the year of de Brèves’s death, under the full title Relation des voyag…

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Hamilton, Alastair, “ Relation des voyages de Monsieur de Breves”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 21 October 2019 <>

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