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TAVERNIER, Jean Baptiste (1605-89). The Six Voyages ... through Turky, into Persia and the East-Indies ... To which is added, A New Description of the Seraglio ... Added likewise, a Voyage into the Indies, translated by John Phillips. London: W. Godbid for R. Littlebury and M. Pitt, 1677. 3 parts, 24 engraved plates and maps, some folding (a few plates shaved, a few rust-holes, occasional browning and staining, a little worming, mainly in the margins, becoming more pronounced towards the end and affecting plates). Wing T255A. [Bound with:]
TAVERNIER, Jean Baptiste. A Collection of Several Relations & Treatises. A. Godbid and J. Playford, for M. Pitt, 1680. Large folding engraved map of Japan and 9 plates (plates and text very affected by worming). Wing T250. 2 works in one volume, 2° (292 x 190mm). 20th-century leather (rubbed). FIRST ENGLISH EDITION of Tavernier's Works.
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