The first english translation is the elizabethan version by john frampton the most noble and famous travels of marco polo based on santaellas castilian translation of 1503 the first version in that language. Marco polo born c 1254 venice italy died january 8 1324 venice venetian merchant and adventurer who traveled from europe to asia in 1271 95 remaining in china for 17 of those years and whose il milione the million known in english as the travels of marco polo is a classic of travel literature. Marco polo was one of the first and most famous europeans to travel to asia during the middle ages he traveled farther than any of his predecessors during his 24 year journey along the silk road . Marco polo 1254 to january 8 1324 was a venetian explorer known for the book the travels of marco polo which describes his voyage to and experiences in asia polo traveled extensively with his
How it works:
1. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account.
2. Download as many books as you like ( Personal use )
3. No Commitment. Cancel anytime.
4. Join Over 100.000 Happy Readers.
5. That's it. What you waiting for? Sign Up and Get Your Books.