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Correspondance d'Orient, 1830-1831.
Paris: Ducollet 1833-1835
First edition Seven volumes, pp.iv, 468; viii, 416; 503; 440; 537; 478; 612, large folding map. A very good set handsomely bound in early twentieth century half morocco, marbled boards. A little scattered light foxing, map somewhat spotted. Chatsworth bookplate.
Histoire de l'empire Ottoman,
depuis son Origine jusqu'à la Paix de Belgrade en 1740. Paris chez Le Clerc 1771
First small format edition Four volumes, 12mo, pp. xxii, 532; [iii], 517, [iii (blank)]; [iii], 503; [iii], 500, [iii (privilege), large folding engraved map. Bound in contemporary calf, gilt fillet round covers. Rebacked in modern calf with dark green and maroon lettering pieces. Some minor tears, two leaves (pp.489-492) in volume 2 torn into text with minor loss, a few minor stains. Map torn and repaired. Bookplate of S.W.D. Catalani. Overall a very good set.
Atabey 810; Blackmer 1124
A Catalogue of the Turkish Manuscripts and Miniatures. The Chester Beatty Library.
With an Introduction by the late J.V.S. Wilkinson. Dublin Hodges Figgis & Co. 1958
First edition, folio, pp.xxxv, 145, 43 plates, 3 in colour. A very good copy in original cloth. From the library of Toby Falk, with his bookplate. And pencil note of presentation from Sir Chester Beatty to H.C. Maggs.
Reise von Konstantinopel nach Jerusalem und dem Lande Kanaan,
Mit einem Anmerkungen von Palaestina von Johan Heinrich Reiz. Nebst einem fragment der von Herrn Peter Füesslin aus Zürich, im J. 1523 gethanen Pilgerreise nach dem gelobten Lande. Augsburg Chrstoph Friedrich Bürglen 1789
First edition, 8vo, pp.224. Bound in early twentieth century boards. Occasional light spotting, but still a very good copy. Bookplate of Hermann Frankl, signature of R. Tschudi on front endpaper. This copy was sold by Paul Graupe in Berlin in April 1926, Orient-Bibliothek Hermann Frankl, Wien, lot 1127.
Not in COPAC;
Miscellaneous Translations from Oriental Languages.
London Oriental Translation Fund 1831
First edition Eleven titles bound in one volume, 8vo, pp , iv, 31; 68; 75; 90; 36; iv, 94; 42; 28; 30; 3; 9. A very good copy bound in recent half calf, marbled boards. Blind stamp of Wigan Public Library on title page.
An Itinerary containing his ten Yeeres Travell through the Twelve Dominions of Germany, Bohmerland, Sweitzerland, Netherland, Denmarke, Poland, Italy, Turky, France, England, Scotland & Ireland.
Glasgow: James MacLehose and Sons 1907
Reprint Four volumes, pp.xxiv, 465; 465; 498; ix, 520, 17 maps and illustrations, mostly folding. One of 1000 sets only. A very good set in original cloth.
Journey to Ararat.
Translated by W.D. Cooley. London Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans 
First edition in English. 8vo, pp. xii, 375; with a folding map and numerous illustrations in the text. A very good copy bound in full contemporary polished calf, gilt filletting on boards, spine decorated gilt in compartments, raised bands; presentation inscription (on leaving Eton) on second endpaper. Map creased and with a slight tear
Atabey 925; Blackmer 1257
A Relation of a Journey
begun An. Dom. 1610. Four Bookes containing a description of the Turkish Empire, of Egypt, of the Holy Land, of the remote Parts of Italy and Ilands adioyning. London printed for W. Barrett 1621
Second edition Folio, pp.[iv, including engraved title], 309, [i, errata], double-page engraved map of the eastern Mediterranean, folding view of the Seraglio, 47 engraved illustrations in the text. A very good copy rebound in modern half calf, gilt ornaments with mauve lettering piece in compartments on spine. Title page discoloured, with centre piece repaired. Small wormholes in latter half affecting some letters. Panorama, map and plates clean.
STC 21727; Blackmer 1484
Die Grabung im Westhof der Spohienkirche zu Istanbul.
Berlin Deutches Archäologisches Institut 1941
First edition pp.vii, 45, 16 illustrations, 31 plates, 4 folding, original wrappers. Instanbuler Forschungen. Herausgegeben von der Zweigstelle Istanbul des Archäologischen Instituts des Deutschen Reiches, Band 12. A very good copy in original wrappers.
Ein newe Reyssbeschreibung aus Teutschland nach Constantinopel und Jerusalem.
Nuremberg Caspar Fulden 1619
Small 4to, pp. [xliv], 340 [p. 340 mispaginated '240']; with 8 [of 9] plates, 7 folding, numerous woodcuts in the text. Title printed in red and black. Bound in later vellum over boards. Leaf Aa4 (p.191-2) torn and repaired, 6 lines of text affected. Lacks 1 plate. Plates with paper repairs. Paper browned throughout. Armorial bookplate on verso of title.
See Blackmer 1512.
Travels, or observations relating to several parts of Barbary and the Levant.
Illustrated with cuts London printed for A. Millar and W. Sandby 1757
The second edition, with great improvements 4to, pp. v, [i, epitaph], [v]-xviii, [ii], 513, [1, list of plates]; with 24 plates (3 folding) and 14 maps (10 folding), numerous vignettes. A very good copy bound in contemporary half calf over marbled boards, neatly rebacked in calf, raised bands. Minor wear to corners, light offsetting from some plates, small wormhole to margin of first few leaves, not affecting text. Armorial bookplate and signature of Thomas William Evans on front pastedown.
See Blackmer 1533 (first edition)
Cuneiform Texts from Cappadocian Tablets in the British Museum. Parts I-V.
First editions Five volumes complete. Folio, pp.26, 50 plates, 2 plates comprising signn-list and photogravure plate of facsimiles of Cappadocian Tablets; pp.4, 50 plates; pp.4, 50 plates; pp.4, 50 plates; pp.4 plus 50 plates. Paper boards, cloth backed. With armorial bookplates on front pastedown endpapers. A llittle browning or foxing to some endpapers. A very good set.
Travels in Upper and Lower Egypt:
undertaken by order of the old government of France. Translated from the French, by Henry Hunter. London John Stockdale 1799
First edition in English, three volumes, 8vo, pp. xix, [i, blank], 376; vii, [i, blank], 368; viii, 324; with 3 frontispieces, 36 plates (2 folding) and large folding map. A handsome set in very good condition, bound in contemporary speckled calf, gilt lined, red spine labels. Spines gently rubbed, joints just beginning to crack, occasional light spotting.
This edition not in Atabey or Blackmer
Dictionnaire Armeno-Kiptchak, d'apres Trois Manuscrits des collection Viennoises. Four volumes.
Tome I, Fascicules 1-4. Warsaw Panstowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe. 1968-72
First edition Four volumes, pp.914, illustrations. Zaklad Orientalistyki Polskiej Akademii Nauk. VG, slightly soiled original wrappers. Presentation inscription from author and letter loosely inserted in fascicule 4.
An attractive association copy
The Spirit of the East,
illustrated in a Journal of Travels through Roumeli during an eventful period. London Henry Colburn 1838
First edition Two volumes, pp.xxxi, 456, plan; vii, 443. A very good set bound in contemporary half calf, marbled boards. Bound without half-titles. Armorial bookplate of Baldwin Wake Walker.