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Mirza Aboul Taleb Khan - Viaggi del principe persiano Mirza Aboul Taleb Khan in Asia, Africa ed Europa - 1820

Mirza Aboul Taleb Khan - Viaggi del principe persiano Mirza Aboul Taleb Khan in Asia, Africa ed Europa - 1820

Viaggi del principe persiano Mirza Aboul Taleb Khan in Asia, Africa ed Europa, scritti da lui medesimo pubblicati per la prima volta in francese dal sig. Carles-Malo e recati in nostra lingua dal sig. Montani
by Mirza Aboul Taleb Khan
Complete work in 2 volumes
Vol. 1 - pp. XV + 255 (1) accompanied by a portrait of the author + 3 full-page colour plates - some pages detached from the binding.
Vol. 2 - pp. 259 (1) accompanied by 4 full-page colour plates.
The two volumes have traces of woodworm on the covers, on the endpapers and on some internal pages, especially on the index omitting some letters - wear on the spine of the second volume (see photo).
Paperback.
Size: 18 x 11 cm,
Tipografia di G. Sonzogno 1820
In fair condition.


Please note: The work is interesting as it is one of the first reports on Europe by an Eastern traveller. Series "Raccolta de' viaggi più interessanti eseguiti nelle varie parti del mondo, tanto per terra quanto per mare, dopo quelli del celebre Cook...".

Object Book
Number of Books 2
Subject Travels
Author/ Illustrator Mirza Aboul Taleb Khan
Book Title Viaggi del principe persiano Mirza Aboul Taleb Khan in Asia, Africa ed Europa
Condition Fair
Publication year oldest item 1820
Edition 1st Edition Thus
Language Italian
Original language No
Publisher Sonzogno
Binding/ Material Softback
Number of pages 531
Dimensions 18×11 cm
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