Vining: An inglorious Columbus …

Edward Payson Vining: An inglorious Columbus; or, Evidence that Hwui Shan and a party of Buddhist monks from Afghanistan discovered America in the fifth century, a.d (New York: D. Appleton 1885)

Digitized: Internet Archive (Book contributor: University of California Libraries, digitizing sponsor MSN) Bibliographic reference: BS 2656 No copy listed in Wiener Chinabibliographie … → Continue reading

San Román de Rivadeneyra: Historia general de la Yndia Orienta

Antonio de San Román de Rivadeneyra: Historia general de la Yndia Oriental: Los descubrimientos y conquistas que han hecho las Armas de Portugal en el Brasil y en otras partes de Africa y de la Asia y de la dilatacion del Santo Euangelio… Desde sus principios hasta el año de 1557 (Valladolid: Diegó Pérez 1603)

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Renneville: A collection of voyages undertaken by the Dutch East-India Company for the improvement of trade and navigation

Constantin de Renneville: A collection of voyages undertaken by the Dutch East-India Company for the improvement of trade and navigation, containing an account of several attempts to find out the North-East Passage, and their discoveries in the East-Indies, and the South Seas, together with an historical introduction, giving an account of the rise, establishment and … → Continue reading

Soltau/Barros: Geschichte der Entdeckungen und Eroberungen der Portugiesen im Orient von 1415-1539

Dietrich Wilhelm Soltau/João de Barros: Geschichte der Entdeckungen und Eroberungen der Portugiesen im Orient von 1415 – 1539 (Braunschweig: Vieweg 1821)

Digitized vol. 1 > Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (URN: urn:nbn:de:bvb:12-bsb10433334-1) > Google Books (Original from Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, digitized 11 February 2010) vol. 2 > Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (URN: urn:nbn:de:bvb:12-bsb10433335-6) … → Continue reading

Henry Hudson: Descriptio ac delineatio geographica detectionis Freti …

Henry Hudson: Descriptio ac delineatio geographica detectionis Freti, sive, Transitus ad occasum, suprà terras Americanas, in Chinam atque Japonem ducturi, recens investigati ab M. Henrico Hudsono Anglo.Item, narratio Ser.mo Regi Hispaniæ facta, super tractu, in quinta orbis terrarum parte, cui Australiæ incognitæ nomen est, recens detecto, per capitaneum Petrum Ferdinandez de Quir. Unà cum descriptione … → Continue reading

William Coxe: Account of the Russian Discoveries …

William Coxe: Account of the Russian discoveries between Asia and America: to which are added, the conquest of Siberia, and the history of the transactions and commerce between Russia and China (London: Printed for T. Cadell, 1780).

Bibliographic reference: Graesse II 292, BS col. 2447, Lust, no. 170 Digitized: > BHL [Note: doesn’t display … → Continue reading

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