Liber peregrinationis
(980 words)

Itinerarius

'The book of the pilgrimage'

Riccoldo da Monte di Croce

Date: 1299-1300

Original Language: Latin

Description

Riccoldo’s Liber peregrinationis describes his journey to the Middle East, which began in 1288 and lasted for some years, though it is not known when he returned to Italy. There are no doubts about his authorship of the work. It is 168 pages long in Kappler’s facing page Latin-French edition. In one sense…

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Burman, Thomas E., “ Liber peregrinationis”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25278>
First published online: 2010



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