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Creator:
Dalvimart, Octavien, ill.
Title(s):

The costume of Turkey / illustrated by a series of engravings ; with descriptions in English and French.

Additional Title(s):

Costume de la Turquie

Published/Created:
London : Printed for William Miller ... by William Bulmer and co. ..., 1804.
Physical Description:
[134] p., LX leaves of plates : ill. ; 37 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GT1266 .D35 1804+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Coll
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Text in English and French attributed to William Alexander.
Added title page in French: Costume de la Turquie.
Colored stipple engravings by J. Dadley and William Poole; after Octavian Dalvimart.
Abbey, J.R. Travel, 370
Colas, R. Costume, 782
Hiler, H. Bibliography of costume, p. 213
Lipperheidesche Kostümbibliothek (2. Aufl.), Lb37
BAC: British Art Center is the Abbey copy. Bound in gilt-tooled green morocco. Bookplate: Sir Harry Niven Lumsden. This is a late reprint of the 1804 edition as evidenced by the watermarks. Text and plates watermarked 1818.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Turkey -- Pictorial works.
Costume -- Turkey -- Pictorial works.
Lumsden, Harry Niven, Sir -- Bookplate.
Miller, William -- Publisher.
Stipple engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1804.
Turkey -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
William Bulmer and Co. -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Contributors:
Alexander, William, 1767-1816.
Dadley, J., engraver.
Poole, W. (William), active 18th century-19th century, engraver.
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