Art. X.—Account of an Embassy from Marocco to Spain in 1690 and 1691

  title={Art. X.—Account of an Embassy from Marocco to Spain in 1690 and 1691},
  author={Henry Edward John Stanley},
  journal={Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society},
  pages={359 - 378}
  • H. E. Stanley
  • Published 1 April 1868
  • History
  • Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society
The following notes are taken from an account of his journey to Spain, written by an Ambassador of Muley Ismail, a copy of which is preserved in a library at Lisbon: the MS. ends abruptly, and does not contain the author's name. From the narrative it appears that the Ambassador came to treat of the exchange of prisoners, and to ask for some of the Arabic works preserved at the Escurial: he appears, however, to have imagined that these were remnants of the libraries of Cordoba, whereas they… 
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