The six voyages of John Baptista Tavernier,
a noble man of France now living, through Turky into Persia, and the East-Indies, finished in the year 1670. Giving an account of the state of those countries. Illustrated with divers sculptures. Together with a new relation of the present Grand Seignor's seraglio, by the same author. Made English by J.P. To which is added a description of all the kingdoms which encompass the Euxine and Caspian seas. By an English traveller, never before printed.
|Main Creator:||Tavernier, Jean-Baptiste, 1605-1689|
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London : printed for R[obert]. L[ittlebury]. and M[oses]. P[itt]. and are to be sold by John Starkey at the Miter in Fleet-street, near Temple Bar, and Moses Pitt at the Angel in St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1678.
A translation, by John Phillips, of: Tavernier, Jean-Baptiste. Les six voyages de Jean-Baptiste Tavernier
Printer's name from Wing CD.
The second part has separate title page with imprint "printed in the year, 1677", pagination and register.
Leaf *2E4 is blank.
"A new relation of the inner-part of the Grand Seignor's seraglio·" has separate title page, with imprint "printed, and sold by RL. and Moses Pitt. 1677.", pagination and register.
"A short description of all the kingdoms which encompass the Euxine and Caspian Seas, delivered by the author" has separate title page, with imprint "printed for R.L. and Moses Pytt. 1677."; pagination and register continuous from "A new relation".
Signatures: pi1 a²⁴*⁴A-2I⁴, *B-*2E⁴, ²A-Q⁴.
Physical description: , 2, , 264, , 214, , 119,  p.,  leaves of plates : ill. ; 2⁰.
Citations/References: Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), T256
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