Journals Higher Education



28 September 2009

320 Pages

ISBN: 9780199234844

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Orientalism in Louis XIV's France

Nicholas Dew

Orientalism in Louis XIV's France presents a history of Oriental studies in seventeenth-century France, revealing the prominence within the intellectual culture of the period that was given to studies of Arabic, Persian, Turkish, and Chinese texts, as well as writings on Mughal India.