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The Genuine Letters of Baron Fabricius, Envoy from his Serene Highness the Duke Administrator of Holstein to Charles XII of Sweden. Comprehending his Entire Correspondence with the Duke himself, Baron Goertz ... and with Count Reventlau ... and also his Excursions for his Service into Different Parts of the Ottoman Dominions in 1710, 1711, 1712, 1713 and 1714. Interspersed throughout with Many Singular Particulars, Secret Transactions and Curious Anecdotes in Relation to that Northern Hero, during his Residence in Turkey .. by  Friedrich Ernst von] [FABRICE - First Edition - 1761 - from Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers (SKU: 93600)

The Genuine Letters of Baron Fabricius, Envoy from his Serene Highness the Duke Administrator of Holstein to Charles XII of Sweden. Comprehending his Entire Correspondence with the Duke himself, Baron Goertz ... and with Count Reventlau ... and also his Excursions for his Service into Different Parts of the Ottoman Dominions in 1710, 1711, 1712, 1713 and 1714. Interspersed throughout with Many Singular Particulars, Secret Transactions and Curious Anecdotes in Relation to that Northern Hero, during his Residence in Turkey ..

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The Genuine Letters of Baron Fabricius, Envoy from his Serene Highness the Duke Administrator of Holstein to Charles XII of Sweden. Comprehending his Entire Correspondence with the Duke himself, Baron Goertz ... and with Count Reventlau ... and also his Excursions for his Service into Different Parts of the Ottoman Dominions in 1710, 1711, 1712, 1713 and 1714. Interspersed throughout with Many Singular Particulars, Secret Transactions and Curious Anecdotes in Relation to that Northern Hero, during his Residence in Turkey ..

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London: T. Becket and P.A. Dehondt, 1761. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. London, T. Becket and P.A. Dehondt, 1761. Octavo, xxviii, 316 pages. Contemporary full polished calf, all edges lightly dyed green; spine gilt-decorated, with a contrasting leather title-label; corners very slightly worn; front joint cracked, with the inner hinge lightly strengthened; endpapers and first and last few leaves foxed and discoloured around the margins by the leather (and a thin strip around the edges of the endpapers and the adjacent binder's blanks are stained light green by the treatment to the edges); scattered pale foxing elsewhere; overall an excellent copy.

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Title
The Genuine Letters of Baron Fabricius, Envoy from his Serene Highness the Duke Administrator of Holstein to Charles XII of Sweden. Comprehending his Entire Correspondence with the Duke himself, Baron Goertz ... and with Count Reventlau ... and also his Excursions for his Service into Different Parts of the Ottoman Dominions in 1710, 1711, 1712, 1713 and 1714. Interspersed throughout with Many Singular Particulars, Secret Transactions and Curious Anecdotes in Relation to that Northern Hero, during his Residence in Turkey ..
Author
[FABRICE, Friedrich Ernst von]
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Hardcover
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First Edition
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Hardcover
Publisher
T. Becket and P.A. Dehondt
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1761

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The business was established in Adelaide in March 1976 and is a longstanding member of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers (ANZAAB) and the Australian Antique Dealers Association (AADA). A large out-of-print and antiquarian stock is maintained at our retail outlet in the centre of Adelaide; mail-order catalogues of our specializations are issued and a representative selection of our stock is online.

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