By Henry Yule
Excerpt from Cathay and how Thither, Vol. 2: Being a set of Medieval Notices of China; Odoric of Pordenone
Bz'ograp/zical ana' Introductory Notices - His local kingdom, friuli, five; his relations and birthplace, 6; his identify, 7; possible date of start, eight; modern notices, eight; early heritage, nine; process his travels, 10; alleged missionary labours, eleven; and miracles, eleven; his go back domestic and demise, 12 pleasure at his funeral, thirteen; alleged posthumous miracles, 15; beatification, sixteen; monument, 17; reliques and pix, 19, 20; writings ascribed to him, 22; personality as a vacationer, 24; marks of genuineness of his travels, 25; forms within the mss., and type of them, 26; leader problems in his narrative, 28; Mandeville's thefts from him, 33; decretum canonizationis, 35; funerals, 36; record of recognized mss., Latin, 39; Italian, fifty nine; French, sixty seven; German, seventy four; distribution of mss., seventy five; bibliography, seventy six; textual content of the interpretation, how made up our minds, ninety three; indication of references to mss. And variants, 95.
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