The present state of the Ottoman Empire : Containing the maxims of the Turkish politie, the most material points of the Mahometan religion, their sects and heresies, their convents and religious votaries, their military discipline, with an exact computation of their forces both by land and sea. Illustrated with divers pieces of sculpture, representing the variety of habits amongst the Turks, in three books. / By Paul Rycaut Esq; late secretary to His Excellency the Earl of Winchilsea, (embassador extraordinary for His Majesty Charles the Second, &c. to Sultan Mahomet Han the Fourth, Emperour of the Turks) now consul of Smyrna, and fellow fo the Royal Society.

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Main Author: Rycaut, Paul, Sir, 1628-1700.
Associated Names: Starkey, John (Bookseller), Brome, Henry (Bookseller), Boulter, Robert (Bookseller)
Format: Book
Published: London : Printed for John Starkey and Henry Brome, and are to be sold by Robert Boulter, at the Turks-Head in Bishops-gate-street, 1670.
Edition:The third edition.
Physical Description:[12], 216 p., [2] leaves of plates : 19 in-text ill. (metal cuts) ; 32 cm (fol.)
Place of Publication:
England -- London.
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General note:Copy on title page framed with line rules.
With metal cut frontispiece depicting "Sultan Mahomet Han the present Emperor of the Turkes aged 26 years Anno 1669".
Includes printed marginalia.
Running title: The Maxims of the Turkish Politie.
Citation / References note:Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), R2414aA
ESTC, R18036
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