Wheler | A Journey into Greece, 1682 | Rycaut, The Present State of the Ottoman Empire, 1668
Wheler | A Journey into Greece, 1682 | Rycaut, The Present State of the Ottoman Empire, 1668
Wheler | A Journey into Greece, 1682 | Rycaut, The Present State of the Ottoman Empire, 1668
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GREECE AND THE LEVANT, A PRIVATE LIBRARY, LOTS 157-213

Wheler | A Journey into Greece, 1682 | Rycaut, The Present State of the Ottoman Empire, 1668

Estimate: 900 - 1,400 GBP

GREECE AND THE LEVANT, A PRIVATE LIBRARY, LOTS 157-213

Wheler | A Journey into Greece, 1682 | Rycaut, The Present State of the Ottoman Empire, 1668

Estimate: 900 - 1,400 GBP

Lot Sold:1,062GBP

Lot Details

Description

GREECE AND THE LEVANT, A PRIVATE LIBRARY, LOTS 157-213


GREECE AND TURKEY

Two seventeenth-century works, comprising:


Wheler, G. A Journey into Greece... containing a voyage from Venice to Constantinople... an account of Constantinople... an account of Athens... several journeys from Athens, into Attica, Corinth, Boeotia, &c. London: Cademan [&c.], 1682, FIRST EDITION, folio, folding engraved map, 4 plates of coins, 3 small plates, illustrations, contemporary calf, rubbed, rebacked

Rycaut, P. The Present State of the Ottoman Empire. London; Starkey and Brome, 1668, second edition, folio, 3 engraved plates, engraved illustrations, contemporary calf, text browned, binding rubbed, rebacked and repaired


LITERATURE:

Blackmer 1786, 1463; Atabey 1328, 1067 (third edition)

Condition Report

Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.


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