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Mémoires du Chevalier d’Arvieux, envoyé extraordinaire du Roy à la Porte, Consul d’Alep, d’Alger, de Tripoli et autres échelles du Levant, contenant ses voyages à Constantinople…

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Author: Labat, Jean-Baptiste.  Published by Charles Jean-Baptiste Delespine, Paris, 1735

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The account of the travels of Laurent d’Arvieux to Constantinople and the Levant observing the religion, culture, dress and natural history of the regions. Contemporary speckled calf.

Condition:  Good. Bookplate of Georgios Zariphis? the Ottoman Greek banker and financier (1810-1884) on front pastedown of each volume. Some marginal water staining and a little marginal foxing. Volume 2 affected by bookworm with small loss on front cover and single hole that goes through all text pages – a determined worm. All volumes have general age wear to covers with some loss to backstrips and spine ends

Book Publishing Details
Author:Labat, Jean-Baptiste
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Full title:Mémoires du Chevalier d’Arvieux, envoyé extraordinaire du Roy à la Porte, Consul d’Alep, d’Alger, de Tripoli et autres échelles du Levant, contenant ses voyages à Constantinople…
Publisher:Charles Jean-Baptiste Delespine
Year Printed:1735
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover full leather
ISBN:No ISBN
Language:French
CategoryTravel & Places
Size:170mm Tall, 16mo
Pages:6 Volumes
Book ID:7526

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Weight2.11 kg
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