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The history of that great and renowned monarchy of China

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Semedo, Alvaro, 1585-1658 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1655
Place: London
Publisher: Printed by E. Tyler for I. Crook
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KC 1655 (Semmedo, A. History of that great and renowned monarchy of China)
Catholic Church -- China
China -- History -- To 1644
Statement of responsibility: Lately written in Italian by F. Alvarez Semedo ... Now put into English by a person of quality, and illustrated with several mapps and figures ... To which is added the history of the late invasion, and conquest of that flourishing kingdom by the Tartars. With an exact account of the other affairs of China, till these present times.
Content: The history of the invasion by the Tartars, p. [251]-304, has special t.-p.: Bellum tartaricum, or, The conquest of the great and most renovvned empire of China, by the invasion of the Tartars ... Written originally in Latine by Martin Martinius ... London, Printed for J. Crook, 1655.
Physical Description
Extent: 5 p. ℓ., 308 p. incl. port., map. pl., fold. map. 29 cm.
Type of Resource
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13036507
Other local Identifier: 2158959
Library of Congress Control Number: 04032970
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 386d5830-2876-0131-23db-58d385a7bbd0
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