Catalog Record: The Reḥla (India, Maldive Islands and Ceylon | Hathi Trust Digital Library


The Reḥla (India, Maldive Islands and Ceylon) Translation and commentary by Mahdi Husain.

Main Author: Ibn Batuta, 1304-1377.
Related Names: Husain, Agha Madhi , ed. and tr.
Language(s): English
Published: Baroda, Oriental Institute, 1953.
Subjects: Sri Lanka > Description and travel
India > Description and travel > Early works to 1800.
Note: Translation of the portion dealing with India, the Maldive Islands, and Ceylon from the second part of the Reḥla, with an additional essay on the Reḥla and a biography of Ibn Batuta.
Physical Description: lxxvii, 300, 16 p. plates, ports., maps, facsims. 25 cm.
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