Sandys travels containing an history of the original and present state of the Turkish Empire, their laws, government, policy, military force, courts of justice, and commerce, the Mahometan religion and ceremonies, a description of Constantinople, the Grand Signior's seraglio, and his manner of living : also, of Greece, with the religion and customs of the Grecians ; Of Ægypt, the antiquity, hieroglyphicks, rites, customs, discipline, and religion of the Ægyptians ; A voyage on the River Nylvs ; Of Armenia, Grand Cairo, Rhodes, the Pyramides, Colossus, the former flourishing and present state of Alexandria ; A description of the Holy-Land, of the Jews, and several sects of Christians living there ; Of Jerusalem, sepulchre of Christ, Temple of Solomon, and what else either of antiquity, or worth observation ; Lastly, Italy described, and the islands adjoyning, as Cyprus, Crete, Malta, Sicilia, the Æolian Islands, of Rome, Venice, Naples, Syracusa, Mesena, Ætna, Scylla and Charybdis, and other places of note : illustrated with fifty graven maps and figures.
Printed for Rob. Clavel, Tho. Passinger, Will Cadman, Tho. Sawbridge, and Will Birch,
|Edition:||The sixth edition.|
|Series:||Early English books online.
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