Fine and rare books: various topics related to Turkey and Greece consisting of:
Cramer, John Anthony. A GEOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL DESCRIPTION OF ASIA MINOR. 2 Vols. Oxford: University Press, 1832;
de Tchihatcheff, Pierre Alexandrowitsch. ASIE MINEURE DESCRIPTION PHYSIQUE, STATISTIQUE ET ARCHEOLOGIQUE. Paris: Gide & J. Baudry, 1853. Geographie physique comparee edition with 12 lithographed plates;
Edwards, George Wharton. CONSTANTINOPLE ISTAMBOUL. Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Co., 1930, signed copy;
Michalopoulos, Andre, GREEK FIRE. London: Michael Joseph, LTD, 1943. In fine leather bindings by Sangorski and Sutcliffe;
Redhouse, J. W., REDHOUSE'S TURKISH DICTIONARY. London: Bernard Quaritch, 1880. In elaborate gilt-tooled bindings;
together with three similar titles. (9pcs)
Provenance: Estate of Michael M. Finefrock, Charleston, South Carolina.
A GEOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL DESCRIPTION OF ASIA MINOR: wear to bindings and some losses; pages tight with light age discoloration. Lacking Map.
ASIE MINEURE: some wear to binding; pages tight with age discoloration and foxing.
CONTANTINOPLE ISTAMBOUL: damage, rubbing and wear to bindings; some toning to pages.
GREEK FIRE: good condition, minor wear to binding.
DIARY IN TURKISH AND GREEK WATERS: wear and rubbing to bindings; pages with age discoloration.
LE MIRAGE ORIENTAL: wear and rubbing to bindings, pages tight with toning consistent with age.
REDHOUSE'S TURKISH DICTIONARY: some rubbing to binding; toning and wear consistent with age.
CONSTANTINOPLE PAR MERY: rubbing, scuffing and fraying to bindings; light foxing and age discoloration consistent with age.