The Walls of Constantinople

By: Baker, Captain B. Granville

Price: $65.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

262 pp. A tall octavo. Beautiful engraved plates with printed tissue guards. Original dark red cloth with black impressed image of Constantinople on the front cover. Small bumps to the front cover, little rubbing at the corners, spine very lightly sunned with bright gilt titles, spine tips just a little worn, top edge gilded. Interior has book plate of Julius Wangenheim (1866-1942) , a California banker, civic leader and bibliophile. Facing first free endpaper has a ghosted image of the plate, endpapers a little foxed, otherwise clean and unmarked. A very pretty book with rough cut edges and lovely paper, wide margins. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 262 pages

Title: The Walls of Constantinople

Author Name: Baker, Captain B. Granville

Categories: History: Middle East/Near East, Travel/Adventure, Byzantine Studies,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, John Milne: 1910

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 10259

Keywords: Istanbul Constantinople Byzantium Bosphorus Sea Of Marmora Golden Horn Association Julius Wangenheim,