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Creator:
Mayer, Luigi.
Title:
Interesting views in Turkey : selected from the original drawings, taken for Sir Robert Ainslie / by Luigi Mayer, F.S.A. ; with descriptions historical and illustrative.
Alternate Title(s):
Turkey in Europe
Views in Turkey
Published/Created:
London : Printed for Robert Bowyer, by Bensley and Son, 1819.
Physical Description:
13 p., [16] leaves, [16] leaves of plates : ill. ; 28 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC257.M39 A4 1819+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
A selection of plates, re-engraved to a smaller size, from Mayer's Views in the Ottoman dominions, 1810. Cf. Abbey.
Cover title, on publisher's printed label: Views in Turkey
Caption title: Turkey in Europe.
Plates are unsigned.
Plates precede paginated text. Leaf of descriptive letterpress for each plate bound in at end.
Abbey, J.R. Travel, 374
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in publisher's original green paper-covered boards, with printed title label. Bookplate: M.I. Ellison.
Contents:
View on the Aluta -- Kaskerat -- Terapia -- Ciala Kavak -- Port of Latachia -- Ponte Piccolo -- Mosque in Latachia -- Eski Estamboul -- Island of Tortosa -- Aqueduct near Belgrade -- Pera -- Piccolo Bent -- Tchiurluk -- Borgas -- Mount Balkan -- Road over the Balkan Mountains.
Subject Terms:
Bensley and Son -- Printer.
Bowyer, Robert -- Publisher.
Ellison, M. I. -- Bookplate.
Turkey -- History -- Ottoman Empire, 1288-1918 -- Pictorial works.
Turkey -- Pictorial works.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1819.
Contributors:
Ainslie, Robert, Sir, 1730?-1812.
Mayer, Luigi. Views in the Ottoman dominions.
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