Auction Date: 17/10/2017 at 10:30 am
Ottoman Empire - The History Of The State Of The Ottoman Empire - by Paul Rycaut Late Secretary to the English Ambassador to Sultan Mahomet Han IV. Printed by John Starkey and Brome. London 1675. A very informative 384 page book with number of full page illustrations as called for. Extensively detailing the organization of the Royal Court, the Government and its rule of the Empire. Their dealings with foreign ambassadors. The organization and the Army and their Navy. The religion and culture of the people etc. In original tight leather board binding with restored spine, size 4¾” x 7¼”.