Ser Marco Polo.; Notes And Addenda To Sir Henry Yule's Edition, Containing Results Of Recent Research And Discovery

By: Cordier, Henri

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8VO; 161 pages; Bound publisher's in green cloth with spine decorations in gilt and black. Spine faded. Frontis. Henri Cordier (8 August 1849 – 16 March 1925) was a French linguist, historian, ethnographer, author, editor and Orientalist. He was President of the Société de Géographie (French, "Geographical Society") in Paris. [1] Cordier was a prominent figure in the development of East Asian and Central Asian scholarship in Europe in the late 19th and early 20th century. Though he had little actual knowledge of the Chinese language, Cordier had a particularly strong impact on the development of Chinese scholarship, and was a mentor of the noted French sinologist Édouard Chavannes.

Title: Ser Marco Polo.; Notes And Addenda To Sir Henry Yule's Edition, Containing Results Of Recent Research And Discovery

Author Name: Cordier, Henri

Categories: Adventure,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: John Murray,: 1920

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 38849