Lot Content

Global notice COVID-19 Important notice
[DALVIMART, Octavien].  The Costume of Turkey, illustrated by a series of Engravings. London: William Miller, 1804. 2° (360 x 265mm). Hand-coloured aquatint frontispiece, title vignette and 59 plates, text in English and French (some light spotting and staining mainly to text). Contemporary scarlet straight-grained morocco gilt, gilt edges (head of upper joints split, quite heavily rubbed and scuffed). Abbey Travel 370; Colas 782; Lipperheide 1422; Vinet 2337.
No VAT on hammer price or buyer's premium. Christi… Read more
[DALVIMART, Octavien]. The Costume of Turkey, illustrated by a series of Engravings. London: William Miller, 1804. 2° (360 x 265mm). Hand-coloured aquatint frontispiece, title vignette and 59 plates, text in English and French (some light spotting and staining mainly to text). Contemporary scarlet straight-grained morocco gilt, gilt edges (head of upper joints split, quite heavily rubbed and scuffed). Abbey Travel 370; Colas 782; Lipperheide 1422; Vinet 2337.

Details
[DALVIMART, Octavien]. The Costume of Turkey, illustrated by a series of Engravings. London: William Miller, 1804. 2° (360 x 265mm). Hand-coloured aquatint frontispiece, title vignette and 59 plates, text in English and French (some light spotting and staining mainly to text). Contemporary scarlet straight-grained morocco gilt, gilt edges (head of upper joints split, quite heavily rubbed and scuffed). Abbey Travel 370; Colas 782; Lipperheide 1422; Vinet 2337.

With Thomas Charles Wageman's The Military Costume of Turkey (London, 1818, upper inner hinges broken), uniformly bound with the above. (2)
Special Notice

No VAT on hammer price or buyer's premium.
Christie's Interest in Property Consigned for Auction. From time to time, Christie's may offer a lot which it owns in whole or in part. This is such a lot.
;

More from FINE PRINTED BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS

View All
View All