Sale 15BP02 | Lot 381

[DESPOTISM] ALI SHARAF AL-DIN, YAZDI. Histoire de Timur-Bec, connu sous le nom du Grand Tamerlan, empereur des mogols & tartar...

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[DESPOTISM] ALI SHARAF AL-DIN, YAZDI. Histoire de Timur-Bec, connu sous le nom du Grand Tamerlan, empereur des mogols and tartar...

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Lot 381
[DESPOTISM] ALI SHARAF AL-DIN, YAZDI. Histoire de Timur-Bec, connu sous le nom du Grand Tamerlan, empereur des mogols & tartar...
. Paris: Antonin Deshayes, 1722. First edition. Four volumes, contemporary calf, spines gilt in compartments. 6 1/4 x 3 5/8 inches (16 x 9.5 cm); xlix, [23], 449 pp.; [x], 430 pp.; [ii], 421 pp.; [vi], 303, [1] pp., with a total of five folding maps. Bindings rubbed and worn but sound, a few restorations, two labels renewed, a few stains internally but overall a clean set; Together with MARIN [FRANCOIS]. Histoire de Saladin, Sulthan d'Egypte et de Syrie: avec une Introduction, une Histoire abregée de la Dynastie des Ayoubites fondée par Saladin, des Notes Critiques, Historiques, Géographiques, & quelques Pièces Justificatives. Paris: Tilliard, 1758. First edition. Two volumes, contemporary mottled calf, all edges red. 6 1/2 x 4 inches [17 x 9.5 cm]; [4], xvi, 464 pp.; [iv], 518 pp., with three folding maps and plans. Light binding wear, a clean set, lacking the approbation and errata leaf.
The second work is Atabey 768; Gay 2132.


Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $375 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $375 (includes buyer's premium)

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