1679 Tavernier VOYAGES Persia India Japan Vietnam Illustrated MAP Turkish Harems

TAVERNIER, Jean-Baptiste

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Jean-Baptiste Tavernier was an important 17th-century voyager known for his six voyages to Persia and India in which he bought, sold, and traded rare gems and precious metals. The events of these journeys were recorded in his “Les Six Voyages”. This highly desirable book has become one of the most important references for gemologists and gem historians. Tavernier introduces his findings and arrivals at Japan, Persia, India, East Indies, Tonkin Kingdom (Vietnam), and reports on the Dutch excursions in Asia.

 

This 1679 printing of Tavernier’s voyages is notable for its exquisite illustrations and maps.

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1679 Tavernier VOYAGES Persia India Japan Vietnam Illustrated MAP Turkish Harems

 

Jean-Baptiste Tavernier was an important 17th-century voyager known for his six voyages to Persia and India in which he bought, sold, and traded rare gems and precious metals. The events of these journeys were recorded in his “Les Six Voyages”. This highly desirable book has become one of the most important references for gemologists and gem historians. Tavernier introduces his findings and arrivals at Japan, Persia, India, East Indies, Tonkin Kingdom (Vietnam), and reports on the Dutch excursions in Asia.

 

This 1679 printing of Tavernier’s voyages is notable for its exquisite illustrations and maps.

 

Item number: #10180

Price: $795

 

TAVERNIER, Jean-Baptiste

 

Recueil de plusieurs relations et traitez singuliers et curieux de J. B. Tavernier, chevalier, baron d’Aubonne, qui n’ont point esté mis dans ses six premiers voyages : divisé en cinq paties, I. une relation du Japon, & de la cause de la persécution des chrestiens dans ses isles, avec la carte du païs, II. relation de ce qui s’est passé dans la négociation des députez qui ont esté en Perse & aux Indes, tant de la part du roy, que de la Compagnie françoise, pour l’establissement du commerce, III. observations sur le commerce des Indes orientales, & sur les fraudes qui peuvent s’y commettre, IV. relation nouvelle & singulière du royaume de Tunquin, avec plusieurs figures & la carte du païs, V. histoire de la conduite des Hollandois en Asie.

 

A Paris : [chez Gervais Clouzier] …, 1679.

 

Details:

  • Collation: Textually complete
    • [8], 370; [8], 379-564, [4]
    • 6 engravings
  • Provenance: Handwritten – Gabriele Diodati
  • Language: French
  • Binding: Leather; tight & secure
  • Size: ~6in X 4in (15cm x 10cm)

 

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10180

Categories

Arts & Architecture

Voyages & Exploration & Maps

Authors

TAVERNIER, Jean-Baptiste

Printing Date

17th Century

Language

French

Binding

Leather

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete