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Slade, Adolphus
TURKEY, GREECE, MALTA. LONDON: SAUNDERS AND OTLEY, 1837
LOT SOLD. 1,875 GBP
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Slade, Adolphus
TURKEY, GREECE, MALTA. LONDON: SAUNDERS AND OTLEY, 1837
LOT SOLD. 1,875 GBP
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Slade, Adolphus
TURKEY, GREECE, MALTA. LONDON: SAUNDERS AND OTLEY, 1837
FIRST EDITION, 8vo (210 x 132mm.), half-title in volume 2 only, 2 hand-coloured aquatint plates, contemporary polished green calf, gilt, flat spine with red and black morocco inlays, pen annotations, very minor spotting, binding slightly rubbed
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Literature

Blackmer 1550; Weber I, 264

Catalogue Note

Slade, also called Mushaver Pasha, was a naval officer in the Turkish service and an author. "In January 1834 Slade was appointed additional lieutenant of the Caledonia, flagship of Sir Josias Rowley. During the next three years he was employed on several missions to Greece and Constantinople.." (ONDB)

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