Morga: The Philippine Islands, Moluccas, Siam, Cambodia, Japan, and China at the close of the sixteenth century

Antonio de Morga/Henry Edward John Stanley (transl.): The Philippine Uslands, Moluccas, Siam, Cambodia, Japan, and China at the close of the sixteenth century translated from the Spanish, with notes and a preface, and a letter from Luis Vaez de Torres, describing his voyage through the Torres Straits (Hakluyt Society: Works / 1; 39; London: Hakluyt Society 1868)

This is an English translation of Sucesos de las Islas Filipinas by Antonio de Morga Sánchez Garay (1559-1636), Spanish lawyer and colonial official in the Philippines, New Spain and Peru. Sucesos de las islas Filipinas (published in 1609) is one of the most important works on the early history of the Spanish colonization of the Philippines. In this volume, the author mentions a number wares imported from Ming China.

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