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A Relation of a Journey  begun An. Dom. 1610. Four Bookes containing a description of the Turkish Empire, of Egypt, of the Holy Land, of the remote Parts of Italy and Ilands adioyning. by  George Sandys - 1621 - from John Randall (Books of Asia) (SKU: 78676)

A Relation of a Journey begun An. Dom. 1610. Four Bookes containing a description of the Turkish Empire, of Egypt, of the Holy Land, of the remote Parts of Italy and Ilands adioyning.

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A Relation of a Journey begun An. Dom. 1610. Four Bookes containing a description of the Turkish Empire, of Egypt, of the Holy Land, of the remote Parts of Italy and Ilands adioyning.

by Sandys, George

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London: printed for W. Barrett, 1621. Second edition Folio, pp.[iv, including engraved title], 309, [i, errata], double-page engraved map of the eastern Mediterranean, folding view of the Seraglio, 47 engraved illustrations in the text. A very good copy rebound in modern half calf, gilt ornaments with mauve lettering piece in compartments on spine. Title page discoloured, with centre piece repaired. Small wormholes in latter half affecting some letters. Panorama, map and plates clean. George Sandys (1578-1644) spent a year in Turkey, Palestine and Egypt. He first published this account in 1615. Many of the illustrations in the text are after Natale Bonifacio. STC 21727; Blackmer 1484

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John Randall (Books of Asia) GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
78676
Title
A Relation of a Journey begun An. Dom. 1610. Four Bookes containing a description of the Turkish Empire, of Egypt, of the Holy Land, of the remote Parts of Italy and Ilands adioyning.
Author
Sandys, George
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
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Publisher
printed for W. Barrett
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1621
Keywords
Islamic World|Egypt|Palestine|Turkey
Bookseller catalogs
Islamic World; Turkey;

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About John Randall (Books of Asia)

John Randall has been selling rare and scholarly books on Asia since 1978. We hold more than 30,000 titles warehoused in East Sussex.We issue regular email catalogues in our Orientalia series on India & Pakistan, the Islamic World, Southeast Asia, China, Central Asia, and Ceylon.If you would like to receive any or all of these catalogues please confirm your interest by email.

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