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MIR'AT AL HARAMAIN (VIEW OF THE TOW HOLY SANCTUARIES ) COMPLETE SET IN FIVE VOLUMES by  1890 AD EYUP SABRI PASHA (THE OTTOMAN ADMIRAL AYYUB SABRY) D. 1308 AH. - 1st Edition - 1883 - from Archive (SKU: 000520)

MIR'AT AL HARAMAIN (VIEW OF THE TOW HOLY SANCTUARIES ) COMPLETE SET IN FIVE VOLUMES

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MIR'AT AL HARAMAIN (VIEW OF THE TOW HOLY SANCTUARIES ) COMPLETE SET IN FIVE VOLUMES

by EYUP SABRI PASHA (THE OTTOMAN ADMIRAL AYYUB SABRY) D. 1308 AH., 1890 AD

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Istanbul: Matbaa-i Bahriye (the Navy press), 1883 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE ENCYCLOPAEDIA IN THE OTTOMAN TURKISH ABOUT THE ARABIAN PENINSULA AND THE TOW HOLY SANCTUARIES IN HEDJAZ BY THE WELL-KNOWN AUTHOR WHO WAS EMPLOYED IN THE OTTOMAN ARMY IN HEJAZ IN C. 1865 AND THEN BECAME AN ADMIRAL IN THE OTTOMAN NAVY. EYUP SABRI PASHA WAS BORN IN TASALYA (THESSALIA) IN THE 19th C. AND DIED IN ISTANBUL IN 1890. HE IS BETTER KNOWN WITH HIS DESCRIPTIVE BOOKS ABOUT MECCA, MEDINA, THE ARABIAN PENINSULA AND THE WAHHABY ACTIVITIES BESIDE HIS RELIGIOUS BOOKS. HE WAS AWARE OF THE OFFICIAL ISSUES OF THE HEJAZ BECAUSE OF HIS BEING ACQUAINTED ON THE OFFICIAL CORREPONDENCE BETWEEN THE VILAYET OF HEJAZ AND THE CENTRAL AUTHORITY IN ISTANBUL Five parts in five volumes. (Part 1) Mir'at Mecca in tow volumes. Vol. 1, (36), Index, pages 1 to 480 with lithographic plates of which one is coloured on double page. Vol. 2, (p. 37 to 58), index, pages 481 to 1175 with lithographic plates of which 2 are in colours and gilt and one folding plan of the holy mosque in Mecca. (Part 2) Mir'at al Medina in tow volumes. Vol. 1, in original printer wrappers. Index, title page missing the second lower part, pages 1 to 698 with one lithographic plate and some diagrams. Vol. 2, pages 643 to 1343 with folding plan of the holy mosque in Medina. (Part 3) Mir'at Jazirat al 'Arab, View of the Arabian Peninsula, one vol. printed in 1888. index, 416 p. with 2 lithographic plates. The volumes, except the first volume of Mir'at al Medina, are in similar gilted Ottoman bindings. The first and only edition. For other copies of this book see inventory no. 000276 and 000519..

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Title
MIR'AT AL HARAMAIN (VIEW OF THE TOW HOLY SANCTUARIES ) COMPLETE SET IN FIVE VOLUMES
Author
EYUP SABRI PASHA (THE OTTOMAN ADMIRAL AYYUB SABRY) D. 1308 AH., 1890 AD
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Matbaa-i Bahriye (the Navy press)
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1883
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