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Constantinople and the scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor illustrated.

Title
Constantinople and the scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor illustrated. First [-second] series / in a series of drawings from nature by Thomas Allom ; with an historical account of Constantinople and descriptions of the plates by Robert Walsh.
Author
Allom, Thomas, 1804-1872.
Publication
London ; Paris : Fisher, Son & Co. ; New York : R. Martin & Co. [distributor, 1838?-1840?].

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pts. 1-20TextRestricted useIn transitArents BIP (Allom, T. Constantinople 1838) 84-58 pts. 1-20Schwarzman Building - Arents Collection Room 328
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TextRestricted useAvailableArents BIP (Walsh, R. Constantinople 1838) 06-414Schwarzman Building - Arents Collection Room 328
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Description
2 v. ([4], xxxvi, 84 p., [47] leaves of plates; [4], 100 p., [51] leaves of plates) : ill., maps; 29 cm.
Series Statement
  • Constantinople, the scenery of the seven churches of Asia, and the shores and islands of the Mediterranean ; pts. 1-24
  • Syria and the Holy Land illustrated ; [31]-54
  • The Turkish empire illustrated
  • The Turkish empire etc. illustrated
Uniform Title
  • Turkish empire illustrated
  • Turkish empire etc. illustrated
Alternative Title
  • Fishers' Constantinople and the scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor illustrated
  • Fisher's illustrations of Constantinople and its environs
  • Views of Constantinople and the seven churches
Subjects
Note
  • Originally issued in 24 monthly pts. Title pages and other prelims. with pt. 24.
  • Added engraved title pages, with title: Fisher's illustrations of Constantinople and its environs, issued with pt. 1 and pt. 24.
  • Title on covers of parts 1-23: Fishers' Constantinople and the scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor illustrated.
  • Title on cover of part 24: Constantinople, the scenery of the seven churches of Asia, and the shores and islands of the Mediterranean.
  • At head of title on covers of most parts: Uniform with Fisher's "Syria and the Holy Land illustrated." The parts are numbered Syria &c pt. 35-54.
  • At head of title on covers of parts: The Turkish empire illustrated.
  • At head of title on cover of part 24: The Turkish empire etc. illustrated.
  • Probable dates of publication derived from covers of parts: advertisement with date Jan. 1839 on covers, pt. 8.
  • "In about 20 to not exceeding 24 monthly parts, each containing four highly-finished engravings"--Pts. 1-23. "In forty monthly parts, each containing four highly-finished engravings"--Pt. 24.
  • "Historical sketch of Constantinople" (v. 1, p. [i]-xxxvi) issued together with portions of remainder of v. 1 in pts. 1-10.
  • Illustrations: 98 prints (including added title pages) : etching ; full-page. By various engravers, chiefly after Allom; include full-page and double-page map, drawn and engraved by A. Findlay.
  • Includes index.
  • Parts issue: Each pt. in buff orange paper covers. Publisher's advertisements on p. [4] of covers.
Provenance (note)
  • Lenox Library
Call Number
GIL+ (Allom, T. Constantinople and the scenery)
OCLC
  • 81298286
  • 81298286
Author
Allom, Thomas, 1804-1872.
Title
Constantinople and the scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor illustrated. First [-second] series / in a series of drawings from nature by Thomas Allom ; with an historical account of Constantinople and descriptions of the plates by Robert Walsh.
Imprint
London ; Paris : Fisher, Son & Co. ; New York : R. Martin & Co. [distributor, 1838?-1840?].
Series
Constantinople, the scenery of the seven churches of Asia, and the shores and islands of the Mediterranean ; pts. 1-24
Syria and the Holy Land illustrated ; [31]-54
The Turkish empire illustrated
The Turkish empire etc. illustrated
Turkish empire illustrated
Turkish empire etc. illustrated
Local Note
Ill. in Arents BIP 06-414 are in hand col. state.
Copy in Arents BIP 06-414: Pt. 1 in variant dull yellow paper covers, with title: Views of Constantinople and the seven churches / by Thomas Allom ; with an historical account of Constantinople by Robert Walsh and descriptions of the seven churches by John Carne. Lithographed ill. on p. [1] of covers; publisher's advertisements on p. [4] of covers.
Copy in Arents BIP 06-414: Pt. 4 in variant covers, with title: Constantinople. Publisher's advertisements on p. [1] and [4] of covers.
Copy 1 in GIL+: Gift of Matilda W. Bruce, July 27, 1908.
Copy in Arents BIP 84-58 incomplete: lacks pt. 4, containing p. xiii-xvi, p. 21-24 and 4 leaves of plates (ser. 1). Also lacks pt. 28, containing p. 29-44 and 4 leaves of plates (ser. 2).
Copy in Arents BIP 84-58: Pts. 21-24 in case with: The Shores and islands of the Mediterranean.
Added Author
Walsh, R. (Robert), 1772-1852.
Carne, John, 1789-1844.
Fisher, Son, & Co. Publisher
Added Title
Fishers' Constantinople and the scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor illustrated
Fisher's illustrations of Constantinople and its environs
Views of Constantinople and the seven churches
Research Call Number
GIL+ (Allom, T. Constantinople and the scenery)
Stuart 6913
Arents BIP (Allom, T. Constantinople 1838) 84-58
Arents BIP (Walsh, R. Constantinople 1838) 06-414
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