¶ Knolles — Generall historie of the Turkes (1638)

July 2, 2014

17th cent.

Knolles, Richard. The generall historie of the Turkes, from the first beginning of that nation to the rising of the Othoman familie. 5th ed. [London]: printed by Adam Islip, 1638.

Provenance: Henry Hibbert. — M.B. (possibly Hibbert’s daughter Mary). — Earl of Clare. —Clare sale, Sotheby, 31 January 1881). — Morris . — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 741 (sold to Cotton for £3 3s.). — Francis Kettaneh. — Henry Blackmer. — Blackmer sale, Sotheby (London), 11–13 October 1889, lot 165. — Christie (New York), 7 June 2000, lot 110 (sold for $13,431). — Arcadian Library, London.

References: Ellis valuation, fol. 51b (£1). — ESTC (S112920). — MS catalogue (2), no. 450 (with three X’s beside the title.).

Digital version: EEBO.


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