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Imperial self-portrait

Imperial self-portrait

the Ottoman Empire as revealed in the Sultan Abdul-Hamid II"s photographic albums, presented as gifts to the Library of Congress (1893) and the British Museum (1894) : a pictorial selection with catalogue, concordance, indices, and brief essays

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Published by Harvard University, Office of the University Publisher in [Cambridge, Mass.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Abdülhamid -- II, -- Sultan of the Turks, -- 1842-1918 -- Photograph collections. -- Catalogs.,
  • Library of Congress -- Photograph collections. -- Catalogs.,
  • British Museum -- Photograph collections. -- Catalogs.,
  • Turkey -- Pictorial works.,
  • Turkey -- Social conditions. -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Carney E.S. Gavin and the Harvard Semitic Museum.
    GenreCatalogs., Pictorial works.
    SeriesJournal of Turkish studies -- v. 12.
    ContributionsGavin, Carney E. S., Harvard Semitic Museum.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 302 p. :
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17951928M
    LC Control Number75015418

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