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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 the Crimea.
A history of the embassy from Petersburg to Constantinople, in 1793. Including their journey through Krementschuck, Oczakow, Walachia, and Moldavia; with their reception at the Court of Selim the Third. London G. and J. Robinson 1802
First edition pp.vi, , 393, . Bound in contemporary half calf, marbled boards. Headcap bruised. A very good copy. Title page slightly foxed, otherwise clean.
The Travels of Monsieur de Thevenot into the Levant.
In three parts. Viz. Into I. Turkey. II. Persia. III. The East-Indies. Newly done out of French. London Printed by H. Clark, for H. Faithorne, &c. 1687
First English edition, second issue Folio, pp.[xxxviii], 291, [iii], 104, 105*-108*, 105-176, 179-200, [ii], 90, 91*-94*, 91-114, ; engraved portrait frontispiece and 3 plates. A very good copy rebound in half calf over cloth, raised bands. Tears to margin of title page, page 271 (not affecting text, 10 cm corner missing from last leaf (affecting a small amount of text).
Memoirs of Baron de Tott.
Containing the state of the Turkish Empire and the Crimea, during the late war with Russia. With numerous anecdotes, facts, and observations, on the manners and customs of the Turks and Tartars. Translated from the French. London G.G.J. and J. Robinson 1785
First English edition, Two volumes, pp.xxxv, , 238, , 236; , 204, 160, [18, index]. A very good set bound in contemporary speckled calf, neatly re-backed. Corners bumped.
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.
The Blackmer copy.
Les Voyages du Marquis de Nointel (1670-1680).
L'Odyssee d'un Ambassadeur. Paris: Librairie Plon 1900
First edition pp.xii, 356, illustrations. The Blackmer copy. Signed presentation inscription from author to M. Clarotie. Altholii bookplate. Text a little age-toned at edge, bound in contemporary red quarter morocco. A very good copy.
The Alishar Huyuk Seasons of 1930-1932. [Three volumes]
First edition. Three volumes, 4to, pp.xxii, 283 11 plates including frontispiece (6 coloured, 3 extending), with 281 figures in the text (1 extending) ; pp.xxii, 481, 26 plates, including frontispiece (3 coloured, 17 extending), with 513 figures, plans and tables in the text (16 extending); pp.xxiv, 496, 15 plates (5 coloured, 5 extending), with 289 figures, plans and tables in the text (23 extending, 1 folding). University of Chicago Oriental Institute Publications, Volumes XXVIII, XXIX and XXX. Researches in Anatolia Volumes VII, VIII, IX. A very good set in original cloth. With a little marking, and a small scuffed hole to spine of volume 3.
Travels in Egypt and the Holy Land.
The second edition: with a journey through Turkey, Greece, the Ionian isles, Sicily, Spain, &c. London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green 1824
Second edition pp.xxi, 452, frontis, 11 plates. A good copy bound in half-calf, marbled boards. Title and frontis foxed. Some foxing to and off-setting of plates.