Cartographer: Matrakci Nasuh

Nasuh bin Karagöz bin Abdullah el-Visokavi el-Bosnavî, or Nasuh el-Matrakči ibn Karađoz ibn Abdullah el-Visokavi el-Bosnevi, commonly known as...

Japan: a Fashionable Melange

The commercial power of the English-speaking race which now rules the world drives our people into some knowledge of their commercial ways and...

Lost in translation

"Words belong to each other," Virginia Woolf said in the only surviving recording of her voice, a magnificent meditation on the beauty of language....