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" Kublai, after a time, seeing his discretion and ability, began to employ him in the public service. M. Pauthier has found a record in the Chinese annals of the Mongol Dynasty, which states that in the year 1277, a certain Polo was nominated a second-class... "
Central Asia: Travels in Cashmere, Little Thibet and Central Asia - Page 12
1893 - 294 pages
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The book of Ser Marco Polo: concerning the kingdoms and marvels of ..., Volume 1

Marco Polo, Sir Henry Yule - History - 1871
...characters in chief use his journeys. ' among the multifarious nationalities included in the Kaan's Court and administration ; and Kublai after a time,...1277, a certain POLO was nominated a second-class * It is stated by Neumann that Captain Wood once intended to have devoted a special work to the elucidation...
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ILLUSTRATED LIBRARY OF TRAVEL, EXPLORATION, AND ADVENTURE CENTRAL ASIA ...

BAYARD TAYLOR - 1874
...Yarkand and Khotan and the vicinity of Lake Lob, and eventually across the great Gobi Desert to Tangut, the name then applied by Mongols and Persians to the...happy to believe to refer to our young traveller. " His first mission apparently was that which carried him through the provinces of Shansi, Shensi and...
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The Book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian: Concerning the Kingdoms ..., Volume 1

Sir Henry Yule - Asia - 1875 - 1050 pages
...than Acre. But at that season (November) Kublai would not have been at Kaipingfu (otherwise Shangtu). seeing his discretion and ability, began to employ...happy to believe to refer to our young traveller.* His first mission apparently was that which carried him through the provinces qf Shansi, Shensi, and...
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The Book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian: Concerning the Kingdoms ..., Volume 1

Sir Henry Yule - Asia - 1875 - 1050 pages
...Acre. But at that season (November) Kublai would not have been at Kaipingfu (otherwise Shangtu). • /a seeing his discretion and ability, began to employ...happy to believe to refer to our young traveller.* His first mission apparently was that which carried him through the provinces of Shansi, Shensi, and...
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The book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian: concerning the kingdoms and ...

Marco Polo - Travel - 1875 - 462 pages
...and a half to count from lice rather than Acre. But at that season (November) Kublai would not have seeing his discretion and ability, began to employ...happy to believe to refer to our young traveller.* His first mission apparently was that which carried him through the provinces of Shansi, Shensi, and...
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The Book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian, Concerning the Kingdoms ..., Volume 1

Marco Polo - Asia - 1903
...characters in chief use S"?""* his journeys. among the multifarious nationalities included in the Kaan's Court and administration ; and Kublai after a time,...happy to believe to refer to our young traveller.! tHis first mission apparently was that which carried him rough the provinces of Shan-si, Shen-si, and...
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The Book of Ser Marco Polo: The Venetian, Concerning the Kingdoms ..., Volume 1

Marco Polo - Asia - 1903 - 1124 pages
...among the multifarious nationalities included in the Kaan's Court and administration; and Kúblái after a time, seeing his discretion and ability, began...which we are happy to believe to refer to our young travellcr.f His first mission apparently was that which carried him through the provinces of Shan-si,...
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The book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian: concerning the kingdoms and ...

Marco Polo - Travel - 1903 - 462 pages
...after a time, seeing his discretion and ability, began to employ him in the public service. M. Pauthicr has found a record in the Chinese Annals of the Mongol...Dynasty, which states that in the year 1277, a certain 1'OLO was nominated a second-class com-- missioner or agent attached to the Privy Council, a passage...
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A. D. 79

Esther Singleton - World history - 1908
...and took kindly to young Mark, who must have been by this time one and twenty. The Joenne Bacheler, as the story calls him, applied himself to the acquisition...second-class^'^' commissioner or agent attached to the Privy Khan Council, a passage which we are happy to believe refers to our young traveller. His first mission...
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The Story of Geographical Discovery: How the World Became Known

Joseph Jacobs - Discoveries in geography - 1912 - 207 pages
...took into his own service; and quite recently a record has been found in the Chinese annals, stating that in the year 1277 a certain Polo was nominated a Second-Class Commissioner of the Privy Council. His duty was to travel on various missions to Eastern Tibet, to Cochin China,...
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