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Author Bargrave, Robert, 1628-1661.
Title The travel diary of Robert Bargrave, levant merchant, 1647-1656 / edited by Michael G. Brennan.
Imprint London : Hakluyt Society, 1999.

Author Bargrave, Robert, 1628-1661.
Series Works issued by the Hakluyt Society, 0072-9396 ; 3rd ser., no. 3
Works issued by the Hakluyt Society ; 3rd ser., no. 3. 0072-9396
Subject Bargrave, Robert, 1628-1661 -- Diaries.
Bargrave, Robert, 1628-1661 -- Travel -- Europe.
Merchants -- Great Britain -- Diaries.
Europe -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
British -- Foreign countries -- History -- 17th century.
Alt Name Brennan, Michael G.
Description 1 online resource (xix, 288 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 256-266) and index.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Print version record.
Contents Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface and Acknowledgements; Abbreviations and Conventions; Family Trees; Introduction; 1. The Bargrave Family; The Life of Robert Bargrave; Isaac Bargrave and Sir Henry Wotton; The Bargraves and the Civil War; 2. Robert Bargrave's Travels; The First Journey: April 1647-September 1652; The Second Journey: September 1652-March 1653; The Third Journey: November 1654-February 1656; The Fourth Journey: February-March 1656; Robert Bargrave's Dramatic and Musical Interests; 3. Robert Bargrave's Diary; Composition; Posthumous Provenance of MS Rawlinson C. 799.
The Eastry Court Manuscript of Robert Bargrave's TravelsThe Travel Diary of Robert Bargrave; I: Robert Bargrave's Sea Voyage from England to Constantinople and his Residence there (1647-52); II: Robert Bargrave's Overland Journey from Constantinople to England (1652-3); III: Robert Bargrave's Travels in Spain and Italy (1654-6); IV: Robert Bargrave's Journey from Venice to Margate (1656); Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z.
Summary This is the first fully annotated old-spelling edition of the entire text of the autograph English journal of Robert Bargrave (1628-61), recording his extensive travels as a merchant. This manuscript (now Bodleian Library MS Rawlinson C 799), describes four separate journeys made by Bargrave: his sea voyage from England to Constantinople; an arduous return journey overland from Constantinople to England, via Bulgaria, Romania, Poland, Germany, and the Low Countries; extensive travels, for both commercial and cultural purposes, in Spain, Sicily, Italy and the Morea; and a return journey from Ve.
ISBN 9781472460578 (electronic bk.)
147246057X (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 606514705
Additional Format Print version: Bargrave, Robert, 1628-1661. Travel diary of Robert Bargrave, levant merchant, 1647-1656. London : Hakluyt Society, 1999 (DLC) 00362468 (OCoLC)42274249

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