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The Periplus Maris Erythraei

Lionel Casson

The Periplus Maris Erythraei

Text With Introduction, Translation, and Commentary

by Lionel Casson

  • 135 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Princeton Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • To 500,
  • International - General,
  • Ancient Rome - History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: American,
  • Rome,
  • General,
  • Ancient Rome,
  • International trade,
  • Commerce,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7756974M
    ISBN 100691040605
    ISBN 109780691040608

    SOME NOTES ON THE PERIPLUS MARIS ERYTHRAEI 95 also conjecture: all we can safely say is that Pliny's account of Onesicritus' voyage does, for he expressly says so.1 Before giving my own interpretation I should like to point out another difficulty which Kornemann and Otto ought to face, and that is the complete silence of Strabo on this point. The Periplus of the Red Sea, edition Prof. Megalommatis. The present video offers readers the possibility to read the Ancient Greek text of the Periplus of the Red (or Erythrean) Sea, and its Modern Greek translation from the beginning of the text, which refers to Arsinoe / Suez, until Malao / Berbera, in Somalia's northern coastland.

      The Commerce and Navigation of the Erythraean Sea Being a Translation of the Periplus Maris Erythraei, by an Anonymous Writer, and of Arrian's Account of the Voyage of Nearkhos, from the Mouth of the Indus to the Head of the Persian Gulf. The sole reliable text of the Periplus Maris Erythraei is H. Frisk's, published in He not only re-examined the one important manuscript that has survived but brought to bear his knowledge of the language of the Greek papyri of Egypt, which is close kin to that written by the plain-spoken captain or merchant who composed the Periplus.

    Periplus Maris Erythraei (AD ) Taken from: available on many websites The Periplus of the Erytrean Sea, written by an unknown Greek merchant from Alexandria or the Red Sea. In the book however is added that it was written by Arrian (not the classical writer Arrian). The second work the Periplus Maris Erythræi though for many years attributed to Arrian is now believed to be by an unknown author. The text has been ascribed to different dates between the 1st and 3rd centuries AD, but a mid-1st century date is now the most commonly accepted.


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The Periplus Maris Erythraei (“Navigation of the Erythrean [i.e., Red] Sea”), an anonymous Greek travel book written in the 1st century ce, lists a series of ports along the Indian coast, including Muziris (Cranganore), Colchi (Korkai), Poduca, and Sopatma.

An excavation at Arikamedu (near present-day Puducherry. The Periplus Maris Erythraei, "Circumnavigation of the Red Sea," is the single most important source of information for ancient Rome's maritime trade in these waters (i.e., the Red Sea, Gulf of Aden, and western Indian Ocean).Written in the first century A.D.

by a Greek merchant or skipper, it is a short manual for the traders who sailed from the Red Sea ports of 4/5(1). The Periplus Maris Erythraei book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

The Periplus Maris Erythraei, Circumnavigation of the Red Se 3/5(1). The Periplus Maris Erythraei: Text with Introduction, Translation, and Commentary - Ebook written by Lionel Casson.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Periplus Maris Erythraei: Text with Introduction, Translation, and. The Voyage around the Erythraean Sea. The Periplus Maris Erythraei (or ‘Voyage around the Erythraean Sea’) is an anonymous work from around the middle of the first century CE written by a Greek speaking Egyptian merchant.

The first part of the work (sections ) describes the maritime trade-routes following the north-south axis from Egypt down the coast of East Africa. The Periplus Maris Erythraei, "Circumnavigation of the Red Sea," is the single most important source of information for ancient Rome's maritime trade in these waters (i.e., the Red Sea, Gulf of Aden, and western Indian Ocean).Written in the first century A.D.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. The Periplus Maris Erythraei. Arriani Alexandrini Periplus maris Erythraei by Arrian, Heinrich Theodor Dietrich. Publication date Publisher H. Gottschalck Collection Book from the collections of University of Michigan Language Latin.

Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Details Subject(s) Commerce — History — To Summary note The Periplus Maris Erythraei, "Circumnavigation of the Red Sea," is the single most important source of information for ancient Rome's maritime trade in these waters (id est, the Red Sea, Gulf of.

Book Description: The Periplus Maris Erythraei, "Circumnavigation of the Red Sea," is the single most important source of information for ancient Rome's maritime trade in these waters (i.e., the Red Sea, Gulf of Aden, and western Indian Ocean).Written in the first century A.D.

by a Greek merchant or skipper, it is a short manual for the traders who sailed from the Red Sea ports of. The Periplus Maris Erythraei, “Circumnavigation of the Red Sea,” is the single most important source of information for ancient Rome’s maritime trade in these waters (i.e., the Red Sea, Gulf of Aden, and western Indian Ocean).Written in the first century A.D.

by a Greek merchant or skipper, it is a short manual for the traders who sailed from the Red Sea ports of Roman Egypt to buy. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: XVII p. ; 24 cm: Other Titles: Periplus maris Erythraei. Responsibility: text with introd. The Periplus Maris Erythraei, "Circumnavigation of the Red Sea," is the single most important source of information for ancient Rome's maritime trade in these waters (i.e., the Red Sea, Gulf of Aden, and western Indian Ocean).

The author of the notable Periplus of the Erythraean Sea (Periplus Maris Erythraei) was arguably both a participant in the network and a recipient of its knowledge. View Show abstract.

The Periplus Maris Erythraei, "Circumnavigation of the Red Sea," is the single most important source of information for ancient Rome's maritime trade. The Periplus Maris Erythraei, "Circumnavigation of the Red Sea," is the single most important source of information for ancient Rome's maritime trade in these waters (i.e., the Red Sea, Gulf of Aden, and western Indian Ocean).

Written in the first century A.D. by a Greek merchant or skipper, it is a short manual for the traders who sailed from the Red Sea ports of Roman Egypt. Arriani: Ars Tactica, Acies Contra Alanos Periplus Ponti Euxini, Periplus Maris Erythraei, Liber de Venatione () (Paperback)(Latin) - Common [By (author) Flavius Arrianus, Edited by Nicolai Blancardi] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Arriani: Ars Tactica, Acies Contra Alanos Periplus Ponti Euxini, Periplus Maris Erythraei, Liber de Venatione () Author: Edited by Nicolai Blancardi By (author) Flavius Arrianus. The Periplus of the Erythraean Sea is a Roman period guide, anonymously written by a Greek Egyptian in 1st Century BC, to trade and navigation in the Indian Ocean.

Published by Longmans, Green in New York. Justly famous for offering a contemp. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Periplus Maris Erythraei.

English. Periplus of the Erythraean Sea. London: Hakluyt Society, ANONYMI [ARRIANI UT FERTUR] PERIPLUS MARIS ERYTHRÆI. The first of the important roadsteads established on the Red Sea, and the first also of the great trading marts upon its coast, is the port of Myos-hormos in Egypt. Beyond it at a distance of stadia is Berenikê, which is to your right if you approach it by roadsteads are both situate at the.

Bibliography of the Periplus: p. The Periplus of the Erythraean Sea is a Roman period guide to trade and navigation in the Indian Ocean.

Justly famous for offering a contemporary zum Periplus Maris Erythraei und zu Ptolemaios’ Geographie.” In Mobilität in den antiken Kulturen, edited by Eckart Olshausen, (Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, ).Periplus Maris Erythraei, or Periplus of the Eastern Sea.

Map. Close. Posted by. u/ThePremier. Ocean) was either fragmentary, incomplete, or obsolete: in fact, the only detailed report on this subject was a small book written in Greek, the Periplus of the Erythrean Sea, which had been written around five or six centuries ago.

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