Asia Minor NW Turkey researches 1895 Petermann Diest Anton w/ 3 huge scarce mapsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Geographic Magazines, German, Periodical Maps, Petermann's, Asia Minor, Turkey].
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Neue Forschungen im nordwestlichen Kleinasien, by W. v. Diest & M. Anton.
Published 1895, Gotha by Justus Perthes.
131 pages, with a large detailed color lithographed folding map in three separate parts. Text in German.
A well preserved copy of Dr. A Petermann's Mitteilungen, the oldest German geographic publication, similar to the American National Geographic. A popular and well regarded publication from the mid 19th century on. This issue focuses on an expedition to Ottoman Anatolia. Reads as a travel journal.
Period cloth binding, marbled covers. Binding remains tight and sound. Maps clean and sound.
Book measures: 10 3/4" H X 7 1/2" W.