The Fiction & Reality of Jan Struys: A Seventeenth-Century Dutch Globetrotter

Hardcover | November 15, 2008

byKees Boterbloem

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Dutch Sailmaker and sailor Jan Struys' (c.1629-c.1694) account of his various overseas travels became a bestseller after its first publication in Amsterdam in 1676, and was later translated into English, French, German and Russian. This new book depicts the story of its author's life as well as the first singular analysis of the Struys text.

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Dutch Sailmaker and sailor Jan Struys' (c.1629-c.1694) account of his various overseas travels became a bestseller after its first publication in Amsterdam in 1676, and was later translated into English, French, German and Russian. This new book depicts the story of its author's life as well as the first singular analysis of the Struys...

Format:HardcoverDimensions:272 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.75 inPublished:November 15, 2008Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230553184

ISBN - 13:9780230553187

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