Lot 437: Author: Eton, W.; Title: A Survey of the Turkish Empire; Place Published: London; Publisher: T. Cadell and W. Davies; Date Published: 1798; Description: xxviii, 516 pp. (8vo) gilt-decorated period calf. First Edition.This scarce work considers Turkey's government, religion, arts, manners, the state of the provinces, the causes of the decline of Turkey, the British commerce with Turkey, and much more. Condition: Wear and tear to binding, covers detached; rear free endpaper detached, some foxing and darkening of pages at beginning and end but most interior pages are bright for their age, a few pages have old marginal comments; very good in a fair binding.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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