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A Second Journey through Persia, Armenia, and Asia Minor, to Constantinople
London Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown 1818
First edition 4to, pp. [iii-xix], [1, errata], 435, 17 engraved plates, 3 folding, 4 hand-coloured, 2 folding maps, 47 wood-engraved illustrations in the text. Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, plainly rebacked with morocco. Boards rubbed, corners worn. Lacks half-title. Title page creased. First gathering loose. Some plates spotted, and with slight off-setting. Overall a good well-margined copy. Bookplate and signature of Richard Corbet of Adderley.
Atabey 837; Abbey Travel 358
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.
Annals of the Turkish Empire,
from 1591 to 1659 of the Christian era. Translated from the Turkish, by Charles Fraser. Vol.I. (All published) London Oriental Translation Fund 1832
First English edition Volume one (all published), 4to, pp. xvii, 467. A very good copy bound in modern half calf over cloth boards, gilt ornaments with maroon lettering piece in compartments on spine. Discreet library blindstamps of Wigan Free Public Library on title-page and final page
Travels through some parts of Germany, Poland, Moldavia, and Turkey.
London Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown 1818
First edition 4to, pp.[xv], 295, 11 hand coloured aquatint plates by I. Clark after the author, four with two views to the page. Bound in twentieth century half calf, marbled boards. Title page soiled. Light off-setting on plates, and gentle age toning to plates and some text pages. Bookplate of Safstaholms Bibliothek. A good copy.
Abbey Travel 19; Blackmer 1186; Atabey 859
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
The Travels of Macarius,
Patriarch of Antioch: written by his Attendant Archdeacon, Paul of Aleppo, in Arabic. Translated by F.C. Belfour. Part the First: Anatolia, Romelia, and Moldavia. Part the Second: Wallachia, Moldavia, and the Cossack Country (1831). Part the Third: The Cossack Country, and Muscovy (1832). London Printed for the Oriental Translation Committee. 1831-32
First edition Three parts in one volume, 4to, each with separate title page, pp.x, 326. A near fine copy in original cloth.
The Travels of Macarius,
Patriarch of Antioch: written by his Attendant Archdeacon, Paul of Aleppo, in Arabic. Translated by F.C. Belfour. Part the First: Anatolia, Romelia, and Moldavia. Part the Second: Wallachia, Moldavia, and the Cossack Country (1831). Part the Third: The Cossack Country, and Muscovy (1832). Part the Fourth: Muscovy (1833). Part the Fifth: Muscovy (1834). Part the Sixth: Moscow. Novgorod (1835). Part the Seventh: Novgorod, Moscow, and the Cossack Country. Part the Eighth: Moldavia and Wallachia. Part the Ninth: Black Sea. Anatolia. Syria (1836). London Printed for the Oriental Translation Committee. 1831-36
Complete first edition Nine parts bound in two volumes, 4to, each part with separate title page, pp.x, 421; [iv], 486. A very good set rebound in half calf, cloth boards. Discreet library blind stamp on title pages. Occasional light spotting to the large margins.
The History of the Turks.
Beginning with the year 1679. Being a full relation of the last troubles in Hungary, with the sieges of Vienna, and Buda, and all the several battles both by sea and land, between the Christians, and the Turks, until the end of the year 1698, and 1699. In which the peace between the Turks, and the confederate Christian Princes and States, was happily concluded at Carlowitz in Hungary, By the Mediation of His Majesty of Great Britain, and the States General of the United Provinces. London Robert Clavell 1700
Sixth edition Folio, pp.[viii], 606, , frontis portrait of author, 6 portrait plates. A handsome copy bound in contemporary panelled calf, neatly re-backed and re-cornered, gilt coat of arms of Signet Library on front and rear. Some foxing to title page and scattered lightly elsewhere. Bookplate of Sir William Gordon of Inver Gordon.
A new journey through Greece, Aegypt, Palestine, Italy, Swisserland, Alsatia, and the Netherlands.
Written by a French officer, who travelled those countries in the years, 1721, 1722, and 1723. Now first done into English. London printed for J. Batley 1725
First edition pp.[viii], 269, [11, index]. A very good copy bound in contemporary panelled calf. Two cm split on top hinge at head.
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