Djévad, Ahmed. Etat militaire Ottoman depuis la fondation de l'Empire jusqu'à nos jours. Album des figures et des dessins mentionnés dans le Ier volume. Les Janissaires.

Constantinople & Paris, Imprimerie du journal la Turquie & Ernest Leroux, 1882.

Oblong folio (420 x 282 mm). Lithographed title-page and a total of 17 lithographed plates. Original printed boards over cloth spine.


Plate volume to accompany Djévad's book on Turkish military history "Etat militaire ottoman" (tome 1re, livre 1re - all published). The lithographs show the various ranks and units of the Ottoman Janissary corps in their costumes (8 numbered plates), as well as their weaponry, equipment, ensigns, etc. (9 numbered plates).

Tissue guards duststained and waterstained, some pink ink bleeding. Binding rubbed and bumped; sewing loosened; first flyleaf torn.

OCLC 633834161.

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