Lot 327: Tavernier (John Baptista) - Collections of Travels
October 27, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: through Turky into Persia, and the East-Indies , 2 vol in 1, 2 parts in vol 1 & 3 parts in vol 2, first collected edition,' The Contents of the Indian Travels' misbound at start, 'A New Relation of the Grand Seignor's Seraglio' misbound in vol. 1, 2 folding engraved maps, 28 engraved plates, some folding, a few printed on both sides, a few with tears, 1 loose, title defective, with loss of a few letters, stain to fore-edge throughout, with adhesion damage and several tears especially at end, some other marking and marginal tears, some marginal worming, few notes. contemporary calf, worn and marked, rebacked, fore-edge of covers damaged, folio, For Moses Pitt , 1684.