The journey through Wales ; and, The description of Wales

Gerald of Wales ; translated with an introduction by Lewis Thorpe

Scholar, churchman, diplomat and theologian, Gerald of Wales was one of the most fascinating figures of the Middle Ages and The Journey Through Wales describes his eventful tour of the country as a missionary in 1188. In a style reminiscent of a diary, Gerald records the day-to-day events of the mis...

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Main Author: Giraldus, Cambrensis, 1146?-1223? (Author)
Other Authors: Giraldus, Cambrensis, 1146?-1223? Cambriae descriptio. English., Thorpe, Lewis, 1913-1977 (Translator)
Uniform Title:Itinerarium Cambriae. English
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: London : Penguin Books, 1978.
Series:Penguin classics
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Physical Description:332 pages : maps, genealogical tables ; 20 cm.
ISBN(s):0140443398 : paperback
9780140443394 : paperback
General note:Reissued in 2004. -- title-page verso.
Language note:English translation of Latin texts.
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