Martin de Rada: Relacion verdadera de las cosas del reyno de Taibin | BnF Espagnol 325 [ms]

Bibliothèque nationale de France. Département des manuscrits, Espagnol 325 [1501-1600]

Digitized: gallica Description: Catalogue des manuscrits espagnols et des manuscrits portugais, par Alfred Morel-Fatio. (Paris : Imprimerie nationale, 1892) Notice 550, Archives et mauscripts | Notice du catalogue No copy listed in Wiener China-Bibliographie

Contents includes reports and letters mostly concerning the Philippines … → Continue reading

Advis du Iappon des annees M.D.LXXXII. LXXXIII. et LXXXIV …

Advis du Iappon des annees M.D.LXXXII. LXXXIII. et LXXXIV. avec quelques autres de la Chine, des annees LXXXIII. LXXXIV . recueilliz des lettres de la Compagnie de Iesus, receües au mois de Decembre M.D.LXXXV. (Paris: Chez Thomas Brumen M. D. LXXXVI. [1586])

Digitiezd: gallica Bibliographic reference: – No copy listed in Wiener China-Bibliographie

See … → Continue reading

Boissard: [Recueil de costumes étrangers…]

Jean-Jacques Boissard: [Recueil de costumes étrangers…] ([S. l.], après 1581)

Digitized: gallica Bibliographic reference: – No copy listed in Wiener China-Bibliographie

The volume (apparently an excerpt) includes one of the earliest printed illustrations of a Chinese.

Update August 11, 2018: The attribution to Boissard (seen on the title page of this volume) seems to … → Continue reading

Langren: Exacta et accurata delineatio cum orarum maritimarum tum etiam locotum terrestrium …

[Arnold Florent van Langren:] Exacta et accurata delineatio cum orarum maritimarum tum etiam locotum terrestrium quae in regionibus China, Cauchinchina, Camboja sive Champa, Syao, Malacca, Arracan et Pegu, una cum omnium vicinarum insularum descriptione, ut sunt Sumatra, Java utraque, Timora, Moluccae, Philippinae, Luconia et de Lequeos, nec non insulae Japan et Corea… / Henricus F. … → Continue reading

Il Viazo del clarissimo Messer Ambrosio Contarini …

Ambrogio Contarini: Viaggio ad Usun Hassan re di Persia (Venice : Hannibal Foxius, 16 Jan. 1487)

Digitized: Biblioteca Casanatense, Roma (BEIC) Bibliographic references: BS 2051, ISTC ic00867500, GW 7443

Il Viazo del clarissimo Messer Ambrosio Contarini Ambasciator della Illustrissima Signoria di Venetia al Signor Vxuncassan Re de Persia (Venetia M. D. XLIII. … → Continue reading

The rare Trauailes of Iob Hortop …

The rare Travels of Job Hortop, an Englishman, who was not heard of in three and twenty years space. Wherein is declared the dangers he escaped in his voyage to Gynnie, where after he was set on shore in a wilderness near to Panico, he endured much slavery and bondage in the Spanish Galley. Wherein … → Continue reading

Asia [map]

Arnoldo di Arnoldi/Matteo Florimi: Asia [map] ([Siena] 1600)

Digitized: Stanford Bibliogrpahic reference: – No copy listed in Wiener China-Bibliographie

Sino-Spanish codex (Boxer codex), ca. 1590 [ms.]

Sino-Spanish codex (Boxer codex), ca. 1590. [Boxer mss. II. Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana]

Digitized: Indiana University Libraries Bibliographic reference: – No copy listed in Wiener China-Bibliographie

Includes Relacion de las cosas de China que propriamente se llama Taybin by Martín de Rada.

Edition: Georg Bryan Souza/Jeffrey S. Turley: The Boxer Codex. Transcription and Translation … → Continue reading

Avisos de la China y Japon, del fin del ano de 1587.

Avisos De La China Y Japon, Del Fin del ano de 1587. Recebidos en Octubre de 88. Sacados de las cartas de los padres de la Compania de Jesus que andan en aquellas partes (Madrid: Alonso Gomez 1589)

Digitized: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek Bibliographic reference: BS 795 Entry in Wiener China-Bibliographie … → Continue reading

[Coeglio:] Lettera annale portata di novo dal Giapone da i Signori Ambasciatori delle cose ivi successe l’anno 1582

[Gasparo Coeglio:] Lettera annale portata di novo dal Giapone da i Signori Ambasciatori delle cose ivi successe l’anno 1582 (Venetia: Gioliti 1585)

Digitized: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek Bibliographic reference: – Entry in Wiener China-Bibliographie

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