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The Resource The history and description of Africa and of the notable things therein contained, written by al-Hassan ibn Mohammed al-Wezaz, al-Fasi, a Moor, baptized as Giovanni Leone, but better known as Leo Africanus. Done into English in the year 1600 by John Pory, and now edited, with an introd. and notes, by Robert Brown

The history and description of Africa and of the notable things therein contained, written by al-Hassan ibn Mohammed al-Wezaz, al-Fasi, a Moor, baptized as Giovanni Leone, but better known as Leo Africanus. Done into English in the year 1600 by John Pory, and now edited, with an introd. and notes, by Robert Brown

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The history and description of Africa and of the notable things therein contained
Title
The history and description of Africa and of the notable things therein contained
Statement of responsibility
written by al-Hassan ibn Mohammed al-Wezaz, al-Fasi, a Moor, baptized as Giovanni Leone, but better known as Leo Africanus. Done into English in the year 1600 by John Pory, and now edited, with an introd. and notes, by Robert Brown
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
active 16th century
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leo Africanus, Joannes
Dewey number
916
LC call number
G161
LC item number
.H22 no.92-94
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Works issued by the Hakluyt Society, 1st ser., no. 92-94
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Africa
Label
The history and description of Africa and of the notable things therein contained, written by al-Hassan ibn Mohammed al-Wezaz, al-Fasi, a Moor, baptized as Giovanni Leone, but better known as Leo Africanus. Done into English in the year 1600 by John Pory, and now edited, with an introd. and notes, by Robert Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint of the 1896 ed. published by the Hakluyt Society
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
3 volumes (cxix, 1,119 pages)
Lccn
63024738
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
4 folded maps
System control number
  • ocm01028557
  • ()98824
Label
The history and description of Africa and of the notable things therein contained, written by al-Hassan ibn Mohammed al-Wezaz, al-Fasi, a Moor, baptized as Giovanni Leone, but better known as Leo Africanus. Done into English in the year 1600 by John Pory, and now edited, with an introd. and notes, by Robert Brown
Publication
Note
Reprint of the 1896 ed. published by the Hakluyt Society
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
3 volumes (cxix, 1,119 pages)
Lccn
63024738
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
4 folded maps
System control number
  • ocm01028557
  • ()98824

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