The Resource 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 : iIllustrated with divers pieces of sculpture, representing the variety of habits amongst the Turks : in three books, by Paul Rycaut, Esq, 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

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 : iIllustrated with divers pieces of sculpture, representing the variety of habits amongst the Turks : in three books, by Paul Rycaut, Esq, 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

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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 : iIllustrated with divers pieces of sculpture, representing the variety of habits amongst the Turks : in three books
Title
The present state of the Ottoman Empire
Title remainder
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 : iIllustrated with divers pieces of sculpture, representing the variety of habits amongst the Turks : in three books
Statement of responsibility
by Paul Rycaut, Esq, 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
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Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
Cu-RivES
Citation location within source
  • R018075
  • R2413
Citation source
  • ESTC
  • Wing
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1628-1700
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Rycaut, Paul
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
DR534
LC item number
.R9
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
17th century
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Starkey, John
  • Brome, Henry
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  • Islamic civilization
  • Islam
  • Turkey
  • Turkey
  • Turkey
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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 : iIllustrated with divers pieces of sculpture, representing the variety of habits amongst the Turks : in three books, by Paul Rycaut, Esq, 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
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Publication
Note
  • With engraved frontispiece portrait of of Sultan Mahomet Han
  • The illustrations are hand colored
  • Signatures: A6 B-Y4 2A-2F4 2G2
Extent
1 online resource ([12], 218, [2] pages, [3] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • Binding: contemporary mottled calf; spine rebacked with original gold-tooled backstrip preserved; marbled edges.
  • Library's copy includes three letters, two by the Dept. of Printed Books at the British Museum and one by the Archives Dept. of the Council House, Bristol, regarding a copy the 1668 edition of Rycaut's book apparently owned by H.R. Wansborough, Esq.
Other physical details
illustrations, port.)
Specific material designation
remote
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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 : iIllustrated with divers pieces of sculpture, representing the variety of habits amongst the Turks : in three books, by Paul Rycaut, Esq, 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
Link
Publication
Note
  • With engraved frontispiece portrait of of Sultan Mahomet Han
  • The illustrations are hand colored
  • Signatures: A6 B-Y4 2A-2F4 2G2
Extent
1 online resource ([12], 218, [2] pages, [3] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • Binding: contemporary mottled calf; spine rebacked with original gold-tooled backstrip preserved; marbled edges.
  • Library's copy includes three letters, two by the Dept. of Printed Books at the British Museum and one by the Archives Dept. of the Council House, Bristol, regarding a copy the 1668 edition of Rycaut's book apparently owned by H.R. Wansborough, Esq.
Other physical details
illustrations, port.)
Specific material designation
remote

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