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Travels in Persia, 1673-1677

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Publisher Comments:

First inexpensive edition of great travel classic offers detailed, sharply observed portrait of 17th-century Persia. Vivid record of life at court of Shah: lavish banquets and entertainments, diplomatic negotiations, intrigues and cruelty, more. Also, soil and climate, flora and fauna, manners and customs, trade and manufacture, and many other aspects. 9 illustrations.

Synopsis:

Great travel classic offers a vivid portrait of 17th-century life at the court of the Shah: social customs, geography, soil and climate, trade, flora and fauna, and much more.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486256368
Author:
Chardin, John
Author:
Chardin, John
Author:
Chardin, Sir John
Author:
Sir John
Author:
Chardin
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Description and travel
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Adventure
Subject:
Asia - Far East
Subject:
Middle East - General
Subject:
Authors, English
Subject:
Iran
Subject:
Asia - Southwest
Subject:
Authors, English -- 17th century -- Journeys -- Iran.
Subject:
Travel
Subject:
Iran Description and travel.
Subject:
Authors, English -- Early modern, 1500-1700.
Subject:
| Travel | Asia
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Abridged:
Y
Series Volume:
28
Publication Date:
19880431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.63 in 0.75 lb

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Related Subjects

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History and Social Science » Middle East » Iran and Persia
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Great travel classic offers a vivid portrait of 17th-century life at the court of the Shah: social customs, geography, soil and climate, trade, flora and fauna, and much more.

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