Constantinople Istanbul c. 1880-90 Turkey view book pocket tourist litho city views
Constantinople Istanbul c. 1880-90 Turkey view book pocket tourist litho city views Constantinople Istanbul c. 1880-90 Turkey view book pocket tourist litho city views Constantinople Istanbul c. 1880-90 Turkey view book pocket tourist litho city views
$ 275.00

Panorama de Constantinople.

(Turkey- Bosphorus- Istanbul).

c. 1880-90's, Constantinople, editeur F. Loeffler.

Rare late 19th century tourist pocket souvenir leporello format view book.

Splendid and intricately patterned embossed decorative covers, title gilt lettered. Oblong accordion or leporello format, a single long fold out lithographed sheet in multiple panels.

Splendid nine panel miniature prospect view of Constantinople with dozens of specific buildings identified. A further nine views, all identified in French & Arabic.

A complete, clean and remarkably fresh and well preserved example. Scarce as a fine condition survival, displays only trivial wear at the tips..

Short video captures condition much better than words. Please watch prior to purchase to ensure a clear understanding of the item.

Condition is much better than typical for the type.

Book measures: 3 1/2" H X 5 1/8" W.

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