Turkey--[Abdul Hamid II]
OFFICIAL REPORT ON THE ARMENIAN ASSASSINATION ATTEMPT OF SULTAN ABDUL HAMID II ON 21 JULY 1905, PUBLISHED IN CONSTANTINOPLE, AH1323 (1905).
FIRST EDITION, folio (350 x 230mm.), text in Ottoman Turkish, 67pp., 8pp., 34 matt silver prints (27: 130 x 85mm.; 6: 180 x 235mm.; one: 120 x 170mm.) mounted on 14 leaves, publisher's pale blue cloth with tughra of Abdul Hamid II on upper cover and Ottoman crescent on lower cover in gilt, modern marbled endpapers, some stamps removed, stains and light wear to mounts, slight wear to binding
Tuma Başaranlar, Diyarbakir (blue inkstamp on final text leaf)