Tag Archives: Turkey

¶ Hommaire de Hell — Voyage en Turquie et en Perse (1854–60)

October 19, 2016

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Hommaire de Hell, Xavier. Voyage en Turquie et en Perse. 5 vols. Paris: P. Bertrand, 1854–60.

Illustrated. Note on endpaper: “Presentation copy from author, but not to Morris as stated in sale catalogue.”

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 604 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £3 10s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library (Closed stores Orient. Topog. 2241).

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 853.


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¶ Campbell — Handy book on the Eastern Question (1876)

April 22, 2015

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Campbell, Sir George. A handy book on the Eastern Question, being a very recent view of Turkey. London: John Murray, 1876.

Provenance: Morris. — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 245.

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¶ Nicolay — Les navigations (1576)

October 22, 2014

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Nicolay, Nicolas de. Les navigations, peregrinations et voyages faicts en la Turquie. Antwerp: Guillaume Silvius, 1576.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 689 (sold to Henry Wellcome for 9s.). — Wellcome Library [deaccessioned]. — Unlocated.


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¶ Knolles — Generall historie of the Turkes (1638)

July 2, 2014

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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: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 741 (sold to Cotton for £3 3s.). — Unlocated.

References: Ellis valuation, fol. 51b (£1). — ESTC (S112920).

Digital version: EEBO.


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