SIGN UP TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Sign up to receive regular updates, curated lists, catalogues, and information about fairs and events.

DJEVAD, Ahmed.

Etat Militaire Ottoman depuis la fondation de l'Empire jusqu'a nos jours, Album des figures et des dessins mentionnes dans le Ier volumes, Les Janissaires.

Stock Code
100798
Constantinople & Paris, Imprimerie du Journal la Turquie & Ernest Leroux, 1882
£2,500

These two series of plates, the first of costumes, the second of weapons and symbols, were prepared to accompany the author's Etat Militaire Ottoman. Although planned in several volumes only the first appeared. The work was translated from the Turkish by George Macrides. The costume plates are within decorative borders composed of Ottoman symbols.

ASK A QUESTION

Description

First edition in French, landscape folio (28.5 x 40 cm), 17 lithographic plates with original tissue guards, original printed boards, a little stained, repair to lower corner of cover and joints, a very good copy of a scarce work.

Bibliography

Atabey 355.

Stock ID:100798

Buy another copy / Sell your copy

If you have a specific question about this book, please complete the form below.
For general enquires contact us
SUBMIT YOUR QUESTION

NEW ARRIVALS

Contact us for more information

+44 (0)20 7493 0876