- Date: 1728
- Condition: AAA
- Colour: Original.
- Size: 20,5 x 13 x 4 cms
Title: 'Modern History: or, the Present State of all Nations. by Mr. Salmon Vol. IV. 1728
The Present State of Persia
The Present State of Arabia
The Present State of Asiatick Tartary
The Present State of the Turkish Empire
Describing their respective Situations, Persons, Habits, Buildings, Manners, Laws and Customs, Religion and Policy, Arts and Sciences, Trades, Manufactures and Husbandry, Plants, Animals and Minerals'.
6 copper maps and views, leather binding with gilt spine, complete.
The condition is very good: the binding is a little rubbed and bumped with small damage to the corner and spine. The sides are a little browned and foxed, the last leaves have a marginal wormtrack, with no loss of text.