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Le Voyage en Chine d'Adriano de las Cortes, s.j. (1625)

by de las Cortes, Adriano; translation, presentation and notes by Pascale Girard

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2001
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9782906462663
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Paris: Chandeigne, 2001. Paperback. 527p., wraps, 6.25x8.75 inches, illus., very good condition in like dj. Text in French. Collection Magellane.
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La Mission d'Ibiapaba: Le père António Vieira & le droit des Indiens

by Vieira, António; study, translation, and notes by Joãa Viegas, preface by Eduardo Lourenço

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Published
1998
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9782906462403
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Paris: Chandeigne / Unesco, 1998. Paperback. 238p., wraps, 6.25x8.75 inches, very good condition in like dj. Text in French. Collection Magellane. Seventeenth century Portuguese Jesuit priest's account of his visit to the Ibiapaba mountains of Brazil.
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image of Early Jesuit Travellers in Central Asia, 1603-1721. With map and illustrations

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New Delhi: Asian Educational Services, 1992. Hardcover. xvi, 344p., boards, 5.75x9 inches, map in pocket at rear, very good fascimilie reprint of the 1924 edition.
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1688 Revolution in Siam: The Memoir of Father de Bèze, s.j.

by de Bèze, Father; translated with introduction, commentary, appendices and notes by E.W. Hutchinson

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Published
1968
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Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 1968. Hardcover. xxiii, 179p + [18]p. of plates., cloth-covered boards, map endpapers, frontis., one fold-out map, remainder mark on bottom edge else very good condition in an edgeworn dj with several small edge tears repaired with tape.
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image of Traité de Luís Fróis, S.J. (1585): sur les contradictions de moeurs entre Européens_Japonais

Traité de Luís Fróis, S.J. (1585): sur les contradictions de moeurs entre Européens & Japonais

by Fróis, Luís; translated by Xavier de Castro & Robert Schrimpf, presented by José Manuel Garcia

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Published
1994
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Paris: Chandeigne, 1994. Paperback. 187p., wraps, 6.25x8.75 inches, illus., very good second revised edition in like dj. Text in French. Collection Magellane. The Portuguese Jesuit's account of his missionary work in Japan.
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La Mission Jésuite du Brésil: Lettres & autres documents (1549-1570)

by Laborie, Jean-Claude, editor and translator; in collaboration with Anne Lima

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Published
1998
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9782906462434
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Paris: Chandeigne, 1998. Paperback. 350p., wraps, 6.25x8.75 inches, very good condition in like dj. Text in French. Collection Magellane.
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Les Portugais au Tibet: Les premières relations jésuites (1624-1635)

by Didier, Hugues, translator and presenter

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Published
1996
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9782906462311
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Paris: Chandeigne, 1996. Paperback. 383p., wraps, 6.25x8.75 inches, illus., very good first edition in like dj. Text in French. Collection Magellane.
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East Meets West: The Jesuits in China, 1582-1773

by Ronan, Charles E. and Bonnie B.B. Oh, editors

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Published
1988
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9780829405729
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Chicago: Loyola University Press, 1988. Hardcover. xxxxiii, 332p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9.25 inches, very good condition in like dj.
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The Jesuits and the Great Mogul

by MacLagan, Edward

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Published
1972
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9780374952488
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New York: Octagon Books, 1972. Hardcover. xxi, 433p., 5.5x8.5 inches, black boards, 12 black and white illustrations and 3 black and white maps on two plates, Foxing/spotting/staining to top page edges, else very good condition. Originally published by Burns and Oates, Ltd. in 1932, this is an Octagon books reprint.
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image of The Making of an Enterprise: The Society of Jesus in Portugal, Its Empire, and Beyond, 1540-1750

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Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1996. Hardcover. xxxi, 707p., Very good in like dj. From the dust jacket: "Based on more than two decades of research conducted on five continents, this monumental work focuses on the activities of members of the Society of Jesus from its foundation to the eve of its expulsion from the Portuguese world. … Read more
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Educational Foundations of the Jesuits in Sixteenth-Century New Spain

by Jacobsen, Jerome Vincent

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Published
1938
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1938. Hardcover. xii, 292p., illustrated. Burgundy boards, gilt lettering, rubricated title page, Jesuit coat-of-arms on half title page. Stains to boards, else very good but no dj.
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Early Jesuit Missions in Tarahumara

by Dunne, Peter Masten, S. J.

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Published
1948
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Berkeley: University of California, 1948. Hardcover. 276pp., dark maroon boards with gilt title on spine, Illustrated with 2 plates and a folding map at front (noted as following page 276 on list of illustrations page), Dust jacket flaps (containing summary of contents) of book neatly glued to front free endpaper, small stain on vertical edge of pages, else in… Read more
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image of Voiage de Siam, du Pere Bouvet, precede d'une introduction avec une biographie et une bibliographie de son auteur

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Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1963. Hardcover. cxxi, 157p. illustrated with a few period facsimiles on inserted stock, a handsome hardbound with presswork on not-quite alkaline paperstock, hence mild flecks of foxing to top edge and to titlepage. Red cloth boards gilt, 9.5x7.2 inches. Sound and square, completely clean and unmarked except for the spots of foxing, a very good copy.… Read more
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image of Sojourners in a strange land: Jesuits and their scientific missions in late imperial China

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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009. 273p., very good hardcover in dustjacket. "Though Jesuits assumed a variety of roles as missionaries in late imperial China, their most memorable guise was that of scientific expert, whose maps, clocks, astrolabes, and armillaries reportedly astonished the Chinese. But the icon of the missionary-scientist is itself a complex myth. Masterfully correcting the standard… Read more
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The Wise Man from the West

by Cronin, Vincent

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Published
1955
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New York: Dutton, 1955. 300p., very good hardcover in a dustjacket with a closed edge tear. On Matteo Ricci.
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image of Histoire de la Mission d'Amboine, 1546-1605: despuis sa fondation par Saint François Xavier jusqu'a sa destruction par la Compagnie Neerlandaise des Indes Orientales

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Louvain, Belgium: Museum Lessianum, 1934. Paperback. 238p. + [1]p. of plates, two fold-out maps, wraps, 6x9.25 inches, wraps worn and toned, sticker on front wrap, neatly ex-library with ownership stamp on half-title and copyright page else good condition. Text in French. Museum Lessianum-Section Missiologique, No. 19. The mission was on Amboine, a small island in Indonesia.
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image of Jahangir and the Jesuits: with an account of the travels of Benedict Goes and the Mission to Peru.  From the relations of Father Fernão Guerreiro, S.J.

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London: George Routledge & Sons, 1930. Hardcover. xxix, 287p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.5 inches, frontispiece portrait of Jahangir, corners bumped, endpapers lightly foxed else very good condition. No jacket. Broadway Travellers. On the fourth Mughul emperor and the Jesuit missionaries who tried to convert the Mughals.
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Jesuit mapmaking in China: D'Anville's Nouvelle atlas de la Chine (1737)

by Ribeiro, Roberto M; John W O'Malley

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Published
2014
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Philadelphia: Saint Joseph's University Press, 2014. 172p., very good hardcover, including facsimiles of images from the atlas. Early modern Catholicism and the visual arts series, vol. 11.
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Aarhus, Denmark: Aarhus University Press, 1988. 64p., slender hardcover, couple small spot on front cover, otherwise very good. Includes facsimile reprints of the original document.
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image of Jesuit letters and Indian history. A study of the nature and development of the Jesuit letters from India

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Bombay: Indian Historical Research Institute, St. Xavier's College, 1955. xxxix, 193p., paperback, mild shelfwear.
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