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Dil ve Tarih-Cografya Fakultesi Dergisi.
iki ayda bir cikar. Birinci Yil. [Journal of the Ankara University Faculty for Language and History/Geography] A run from Volume I, Number 1, 1942 to Volume XXVIII, Number 2, 1970. Ankara 1942-70
First edition Twenty-eight volumes, bound in buckram. A very good set in original cloth.
A justification of genocide?
Ermeni komitelerinin amal ve harekat-i ihtilaliyesi.
[Armenian nationalist aspirations and revolutionary movements.] [Istanbul?] Matba'a Orhaniyye 1332 Rumi (1916/17 CE)
8vo (23 x 16 cm), pp.323, [1, blank], [146, illustrations, maps]. Printed Ottoman Turkish text, small sections in English, German, and French. A very good copy bound in later buckram. English title gilt to spine. Paper toned, some marginal spotting to illustrations.
Özege 5033. We locate copies at Harvard, Leiden, Minnesota, Oxford, Sakarya University, and UCLA.
A Jesuit at Istanbul
Journal d'un voyage de Constantinople en Pologne,
fait a la suite de Son Excellence Mr Jaq. Porter, Ambassadeur d'Angleterre... en MDCCLXXII. Lausanne Francois Grasset et Comp. 1772
First edition. 12mo (16.5 x 10 cm), pp.viii, 323 [1, blank]. A very good copy bound in contemporary speckled sheep, spine with raised bands, gilt compartments, morocco label. Corners worn and joints slightly rubbed, but a handsome copy. With morocco book label of G.J. Arvanitidi, and his stamp to p.9.
Atabey 137, Koc 141. Not Blackmer or Weber. Sommervogel I 1844 records a ghost 1772 Italian edition.
With autograph letter
Salaminia (Cyprus); the History, Treasures and Antiquities of Salamis in the Island of Cyprus.
With an Introduction by Samuel Birch. London Trubner & Co. 1882
First edition pp.xlviii, 329, coloured frontispiece, many illustrations on 20 plates, 326 text figures, 4 additional illustrations in the Appendix, map. A very good copy in the original red cloth, very minor soiling, and with a little edge rubbing. Inner hinges tender. Armorial bookplate of Hellier R.H. Gosselin on front endpaper, and with his inscription on the front free endpaper.
Commentarii Hieronymi comitis Alexandrini de Acerrimo, ac omnium difficillimo Turcarum bello, in Insulam Melitam gesto, Anno MDLXV.
[Second edition] 12mo, ff. [xvi], 71, [i (blank)]. Nineteenth-century blue boards, rubbed at extremities. Title and first leaf of preface torn with loss to ten lines lower right, replaced in manuscript. Contemporary annotations and underscoring on most pages. Two old stamps on reverse of title. A rather better copy than preceding description suggests.
Purge of the Janissaries
Uss-i zafer. 1241.
[The foundation of victory.] [Istanbul] Ibrahim Sa'ib 1243 AH (1828 CE)
First edition. 8vo (22 x 16 cm), pp.[1, blank], 3, [1, blank], 4, [2, blank], 259, [1, blank]. Printed Ottoman Turkish, with printed text frames, marginalia, and ornamental headpiece. A very good copy bound in late 19th-century Ottoman cloth, stamped in gilt and blind, a little rubbed. Bookseller's stamp of Kohler Freres, Librairie Pera, and ownership inscription of A.G. Ellis, British Museum curator and Honorary Librarian of the Royal Asiatic Society.
Pioneering survey of Turcoman coins
Meskukati Turkmaniye qataloghi.
[Catalogue of Turcoman coinage.] Istanbul Mihran Matbaasi 1311 AH (1894 CE)
First edition. 8vo (25 x 17 cm), pp.[xxxii], 183, [1, blank], with printed genealogical tables to text, and 8 photographic plates depicting 75 coins at 1:1 scale. With printed Arabic and Ottoman Turkish text. A very good copy bound in contemporary pebbled cloth, title gilt to upper board and spine. Almost entirely unopened. Final and initial leaves price-clipped. Small scuff to first plate, just touching one coin, light spotting to plates. With contemporary ticket of an Istanbul printer and bookbinder.
The Old and the New; or the Changes of Thirty Years in the East, with some Allusions to Oriental Customs as Elucidating Scripture.
With an Introduction by Rev. William Adams. New York M.W. Dodd, Publisher 1853
First edition pp.xx, 240, 7 coloured plates, 1 folding. A very good copy in original cloth, spine faded. Frontis spotted, one plate loose.
With maps after Ortelius
Asia, sive historia universalis Asiaticarum
gentium et rerum domi forisque gestarum, a cuisque origine ad haec tempora mixti passim sacri profanique ritus... Antwerp Bellerus 1604
First edition. 8vo (20.5 x 16 cm), pp.(1)-424, 423-431, 434-(440), 449-99, 502-3, 502-722, [4, errata], 7 engraved maps. Erratically paginated but complete. A very good copy bound in 18th-century vellum. Manuscript title to fore edge. Some wear to spine. Much of text block browned. Faint traces of a contemporary manuscript ex libris to title, washed.
Not in Alai or Blackmer.
Voyage en Retour de L'Inde, par Terre, et par une route en partie inconnue jusqu'ici. Par Thomas Howell; suivi d'Observations sur le passage dans l'Inde par l'Egypte et le grand désert, par James Capper.
Paris Imprimerie de la Republique 1797 (An V)
First French edition 4to, pp.xvi, 385, 2 folding maps. A very good copy bound in recent half calf.
Narrative of the Defence of Kars,
Historical and Military. Illustrated by Lieut.-Colonel C. Teesdale, C.B., and William Simpson, Esq. London Richard Bentley 1857
First edition, pp.xx, 344, 6 plates, including large folding panorama, folding plan. With half-title. A very good copy bound in contemporary half calf, marbled boards. Occasional minor spotting.
Two rare 17th century accounts of the Porte
De l'Empire Ottoman ou l'Ambassade a la Porte Ottomane,
ordonnee par Sa Majesté Imperiale Leopold I. Executée par Gaultier de Leslie, Comte du S. Empire. Commencée le 25 may de l'an 1665, & finie le 26 mars de l'an suivant 1666; [Bound with]: Colyer, Justinus. Journal de Monsieur Colier, Resident à la Porte. Pour Messieurs les Estats Generaux du Provinces Unies. Traduit du Flamand. [Paris?] 1672
Two works bound in one, 12mo, pp.[x], 222; [viii], 96. Contemporary calf-backed mottled boards, spine in compartments with lettering piece. Edges worn. A very good copy.
Not in Blackmer; for second work see Koc 66; Copac records one copy of the first work, at Cambridge; two copies of the second, one copy printed in Geneva in 1671, and the second printed in Paris by G. Cluzier, with 103 pages. Koc refers to a third Amsterdam edition.
Historie de re Lusignani.
Publicate da Henrico Giblet cavalier. Libri undeci. Bologna Giacomo Monti 1647
First edition pp., 731, . Page numbers 71-72 are repeated. Worm track in text affecting pages 167 to 330. Otherwise a very good clean copy bound in later (late nineteenth century) quarter morocco, a little rubbed.
COPAC records three copies of this edition, Oxford, Cambridge, & Kings College. Not in Blackmer.
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.
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.