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Writing East The Travels of Sir John Mandeville Middle Ages SeriesNo work revealed of the mysterious East to statesmen explorers readers and writers of the late Middle Ages than the Book of John Mandeville One of the most widely circulated documents of its day it first appeared in French between 1356 and 1371 and was soon translated into nine other European languages Ostensibly the account of one English knigh

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Ritings about the East and an important voice in the medieval conversation about the nature and limits of the world Higgins offers a palimpsestic reading of this multi text that demonstrates not only how the original French author overwrote his precursors but also how subseuent translators molded the material to serve their own ideological agend

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Download Doc Ü Writing East The Travels of Sir John Mandeville Middle Ages Series 336 pages ☆ Iain macleod higgins · No work revealed of the mysterious East to statesmen explorers readers and writers of the late Middle Ages than the Book of John MandevilT's journeys through Africa and Asia it is rather a compilation of travel writings first shaped by an unknown redactor Writing East is a study of how Mandeville's Travels came to appear in its various versions explaining how it went through a series of transformations as it reached new audiences in order to serve as both a response to previous w