Turkey Tartars 1785 Baron de Tott 2 vol set rare old booksBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Memoirs of the Baron de Tott, on the Turks and the Tartars.
London, 1785, by J. Jarvis. 2 volumes, complete.pp. 532, 382 + index.
Bound in the 19th century, half leather, contrasting gilt spine title labels, marbled boards.
Text blocks sound & tight, group of pages in vol. 1 showing old light discoloration stain at the top of approx. 100 pages near front.
Bindings well worn, rubbed, leather dried, large chip at base of vol. 2 spine, front board of vol. 1 loose (nearly detached) and held by just 2 cords.
Rare 18th century work on Turkey and the Asiatic region around it.