Lot 77 of 253:
Costume of Turkey 1802 60 color plates  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$900
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Title:
The Costume of Turkey, Illustrated by a Series of Engravings; with Descriptions in English and French
Author:
[McLean, Thom.]
Place:
London
Publisher:
William Miller
Date:
1802
Description:

Unpaginated. Title page with hand-colored illustration and 60 hand-colored engraved plates. 34.5x25 cm (15½x9¾"), period straight-grain black morocco gilt borders, spine gilt, all edges gilt.

Marvelous plates of Turkish nobility, soldiers, merchants, etc. Plates watermarked 1796.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Binding lightly worn at edges; light foxing, some offsetting to tissue guards; very good.
 
Item number:
283712
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