Works on Paper from the Islamic and Near Eastern Worlds

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Datum der Auktion: 30.04.2019

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Bartholomaeus Georgievitz, De Turcarum Moribus Epitome, bound with...

Bartholomaeus Georgievitz, De Turcarum Moribus Epitome, bound with Jamblichus, De Mysteriis Aegyptiorum, together 2 works in 1 volume, in Latin [Lyon, Ioan. Tornaesium and J. de Tournes, 1567 and 1570] 2 works in 1 volume, including: (i) De Turcarum ..., woodcut device to title, engraved initials

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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A collection of early wood-cut and engraved plates of Ottoman Sultans and...

A collection of early wood-cut and engraved plates of Ottoman Sultans and important Oriental figures, most from early German and French travel books [most France or Germany, sixteenth to eighteenth centuries] a group of 32 prints, 13 of these loose and 19 pasted to leaves in a bound album, some

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Petrus Gyllius “P. Gylli”, De Bospero Thracio lib. III and De Constantino...

Petrus Gyllius P. Gylli, De Bospero Thracio lib. III and De Constantino Poleos Topographia lib. IV, together two volumes, in Latin, second editions [Leiden, Officina Elzeviriana, 1632 AD] both complete, engraved titles, woodcut initials and head- and tail-pieces, internally very crisp and clean

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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A Group of Maps, Plans and Views relating to Constantinople and the Ottoman...

A Group of Maps, Plans and Views relating to Constantinople and the Ottoman Empire, most engraved on paper [various places and publishers, most eighteenth or nineteenth century] comprising 23 loose plates, etchings and engravings, some hand-coloured, a few browned or lightly foxed, some trimmed

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Sir Paul Rycaut, The Present State of the Ottoman Empire…, 3 books in one...

Sir Paul Rycaut, The Present State of the Ottoman Empire..., 3 books in one volume, second edition [London, John Starkey and Henry Brome, 1668] complete, engraved portrait frontispiece of Sultan Mahmet Han, 2 engraved plates and 18 engraved vignettes in the text (some of these of 2 figures), some

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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M. Briot, Histoire de L’Etat Present de L’Empire Ottoman: contenant les...

M. Briot, Histoire de L'Etat Present de L'Empire Ottoman: contenant les maximes politiques des Turcs ..., translated by Monsieur Ricaut [Amsterdam, Abraham Wolfgank, 1671] complete, 3 books in 1, engraved title and 19 engraved plates (18 of these large folding), some light browning, one plate torn

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 180 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Guillaume Joseph Grelot, Relation nouvelle d’un voyage de Constantinople...

Guillaume Joseph Grelot, Relation nouvelle d'un voyage de Constantinople..., first edition [Paris, Damien Foucault, 1680] complete, woodcut vignette to title, 13 folding engraved plates and 4 engraved vignettes in the text, engraved initials, some light offsetting and toning, overall very good copy

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Guillaume Joseph Grelot, A Late voyage to Constantinople: containing an...

Guillaume Joseph Grelot, A Late voyage to Constantinople: containing an exact description of the ... Grand Seraglio and chief mosques ..., first English edition, translated by John Phillips [London, John Playford, 1683] textually complete, 13 engraved plates (7 of these large folding), index and

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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M. de Ferriol and Le Hay, Explication des cent estampes qui representent...

M. de Ferriol and Le Hay, Explication des cent estampes qui representent different Nations du Levant. Avec de nouvelle estampes de ceremonies turques qui ont aussi leurs explications, second edition, in French [Paris, Jacques Collombat, 1714-15] containing title, engraved title, engraved music sheet

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Reception of the French Ambassador le Vicompte D’Andrezel with Sultan Ahmed...

Reception of the French Ambassador le Vicompte D'Andrezel with Sultan Ahmed III, engraved plate by Martin le Jeune after Jean Baptiste van Mour [France (probably Paris), c. 1730] single leaf, print trimmed at edges and mounted on card, lightly browned at outer edges, overall clean and crisp

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Lady Elizabeth Craven, A Journey through the Crimea to Constantinople...

Lady Elizabeth Craven, A Journey through the Crimea to Constantinople ... [London, G. G.J. and J. Robinson, 1789] complete, half-title, large folding frontispiece map, 6 engraved plates (1 of these folding), map with closed tear along fold, a few small wormholes (not affecting text), light mottling

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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A Group of Costume Plates and Engravings relating to the Ottomans and Mamluks

A Group of Costume Plates and Engravings relating to the Ottomans and Mamluks, on paper [most London, various publishers, nineteenth century] comprising 21 loose plates and engravings, many hand-coloured, from various sources, most in very good or fine condition, largest c. 490 by 340, smallest c

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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William Alexander, Picturesque Representations of the Dress and Manner of...

William Alexander, Picturesque Representations of the Dress and Manner of the Turks, first edition [London, John Murray, 1814] complete, frontispiece and 50 hand-coloured aquatint plates, a few scattered spots, overall clean and presentable copy, contemporary half morocco spine lettered in gold

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Panormic Sketch of Jerusalem, taken from the Governor’s Palace, from...

Panormic Sketch of Jerusalem, taken from the Governor's Palace, from sketches by Mrs Bracebridge [n.p., probably London, 16 December 1833] complete, large folding panorama comprising 5 plates and an engraved title, linen-backed, foxed, uncoloured, in contemporary cloth-backed folder, remains of

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Julia Pardoe, The Beauties of Bosphorous … views of Constantinople...

Julia Pardoe, The Beauties of Bosphorous ... views of Constantinople, illustrations by William H. Bartlett [London, George Virtue, 1838] complete, portrait frontispiece, additional engraved title and 79 plates (including double-page map at the end), tissue-guards, some scattered foxing, mainly

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Rev. Robert Walsh, Constantinople and the Scenery of the Seven Churches of...

Rev. Robert Walsh, Constantinople and the Scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor, illustrated by Thomas Allom, first edition, first series [London, Fisher & Son, c. 1840] complete, engraved frontispiece, additional engraved title, map and 44 engraved plates, tissue-guards, some very scattered

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Rev. Robert Walsh, Constantinople and the Scenery of the Seven Churches of...

Rev. Robert Walsh, Constantinople and the Scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor, illustrated by Thomas Allom, first edition, first & second series [London, Fisher & Son, c. 1840] 2 parts in one volume, both complete, comprising 2 frontispieces, 2 additional engraved plates, one map of

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Michael Angelo Titmarsh, Notes of a Journey from Cornhill to Grand Cairo...

Michael Angelo Titmarsh, Notes of a Journey from Cornhill to Grand Cairo, first edition [London, Chapman and Hall, 1846] complete, hand-coloured engraved frontispiece, some illustrations in the text, 16pp. publisher's advertisements at the end, some scattered spotting, bookplate of Mr Hagger to

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 180 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Arthur J. Joyce

Arthur J. Joyce, The Cossack and the Turk: a popular account of the affairs of the Ottoman Empire, first edition [London, Henry Vizetelly, 1853] complete, one large folding panorama as frontispiece, one large folding engraved map and illustrations, some foxing, original printed wrappers, spine

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Théophile Gautier, Constantinople of To-Day, first English edition [London...

Théophile Gautier, Constantinople of To-Day, first English edition [London, David Bogue, 1854] complete, sepia frontispiece and additional engraved title, plates, 24pp. publisher's catalogue at the back, Sylvia Moore ownership inscription to pastedown with Arthur Probsthain booksellers label

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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John Oldmixon, Gleanings from Piccadilly to Pera, first edition [London...

John Oldmixon, Gleanings from Piccadilly to Pera, first edition [London, Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans, 1854] complete, frontispiece and 3 chromolithograph plates, some very faint spotting, school prize presentation label pasted to upper pastedown, original blind-stamped gilt pictorial

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 180 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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“Coffee House at Jerusalem” and “The Holy Rock, Jerusalem”, two plates by...

Coffee House at Jerusalem and The Holy Rock, Jerusalem, two plates by M. and N. Hanhart after Carl Werner, chromolithographs on paper [London, Moore McQueen & Co. Limited, 1865-66] 2 loose chromolithographic plates, both mounted on card (as issued), Coffee House at Jerusalem with original printed

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Frederick George (artist, attributed to), Three illustrations for...

Frederick George (artist, attributed to), Three illustrations for publication in the Illustrated London News, original drawings on paper [Egypt (probably Cairo), c. 1870] 3 leaves, pencil and grey wash on paper, depicting scenes from bazaars and markets in Cairo, featuring caricature-style veiled

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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L.B.H. Cremer (artist), Eastern Skyline, a view of Istanbul–Bosphorous...

L.B.H. Cremer (artist), Eastern Skyline, a view of IstanbulBosphorous, original illustration, watercolour on paper [probably Istanbul, Turkey, dated 1986] single leaf, watercolour on paper, depicting the eastern skyline of Istanbul, some very faint scattered spotting, signed by the artist in lower

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Edmondo de Amicis, Constantinople, first edition, 2 volumes [Philadelphia...

Edmondo de Amicis, Constantinople, first edition, 2 volumes [Philadelphia, Henry T. Coates & co., 1896] 2 volumes, complete, frontispieces and photographic plates throughout, original tissue-guards, some faint scattered foxing to endleaves otherwise excellent condition, original gilt decorated

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Tristram Ellis (artist), View of Constantinople Harbour, signed etching on...

Tristram Ellis (artist), View of Constantinople Harbour, signed etching on paper [n.p. dated 1893 AD] single leaf, original etching with artist's name and date printed in lower left-hand corner, signed by the artist in pencil below the image, with illustration of men in boats also in the lower

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 180 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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H.L. Bacon (artist), original illustration of Henry Morton Stanley’s...

H.L. Bacon (artist), original illustration of Henry Morton Stanley's meeting Emin Pasha, watercolour on thick paper, possibly for use as a book illustration, [n.p. c. 1910] single leaf, watercolour on paper, depicting Henry Morton Stanley and Emin Pasha shaking hands before a rifle-bearing army of

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Abu ‘Ali al-Husayn ibn ‘Abdallah Ibn Sina, known as ‘Avicenna’, Al Qanun fi...

Abu 'Ali al-Husayn ibn 'Abdallah Ibn Sina, known as 'Avicenna', Al Qanun fi al'Tibb (The Canon of Medicine), first edition, printed in Arabic [Rome, Typographia Medicea, 1593] title in Arabic with publisher's details in Latin, 6 parts in one volume, comprising the title, preface (5 folios), Book I

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 12.000 £ - 18.000 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Kitab Tahthib al-Ibarat fi fin an ‘Akhadh al-Misahat (Treatise on Land...

Kitab Tahthib al-Ibarat fi fin an 'Akhadh al-Misahat (Treatise on Land Surveying), translated by Sa'id Omra Efendi from French to Arabic, apparently first Arabic edition [Cairo, Egypt, Bulaq Press, dated 1260 AH (1844 AD)] textually complete, index and 14 folding engraved plates, some hand-coloured

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 30.04.2019

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Francis B. Spilsbury, Picturesque Scenery in the Holy Land and Syria...

Francis B. Spilsbury, Picturesque Scenery in the Holy Land and Syria, delineated during the campaigns of 1799 and 1800 [London, G.S. Tregear, 1823] frontispiece and 18 hand-coloured aquatint plates, some offsetting and scattered spotting, a few small scuffs, modern fine half red morocco, a little

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 30.04.2019