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...A very rare letter on the situation of the Allied and the Turkish fleets in summer 1572, dated 12 August, from the island of Cerigo (Kythira) - at the end of the letter 'De Cirigo le douzieme jour d'Aoust, 1572.'. Göllner emphasises...
...An essay discussing the possibilities open to the Christian Powers in the Mediterranean area following their naval victory at Lepanto. The discourse considers the most advantageous paths of procedure for capitalising on their victory...
...First edition, preface dated 8 December 1571. Though in stanzas, this is a highly informative account in verse of the feast organised by the silk-traders of Venice to celebrate the victory at Lepanto, with description of processions...
...Speech delivered by Sebastiano Querini, scion of a Venetian patrician family, to other patricians in celebration of the victory of the Holy League at Lepanto. Raverio operated a press in Cesena from 1572 to 1589 (Göllner)....
...French translation of a ferman issued by Ali Paşa, Tepedelenli, on the demand of Horace François Bastien Sébastiani, comte de la Porta, ordering the immediate payment of 222,090 francs by the inhabitants of the island of Hydra to the French...
...This work celebrates the deeds of the Knights of Saint Stephen in defending Tuscany against the Turks. The fine plates show various naval battles and sieges but included in this copy is the frontispiece portrait of Cosimo III, Grand Duke...
...A travel journal comprising reprints of letters by A. L. Castellan describing his journey to the Ottoman territories in 1796-99. Castellan joined a French auxiliary mission to Istanbul as a painter. His first volume (first published...
...Three poems celebrating the victory of the Holy League at Lepanto, prefaced by a dedicatory epistle to Cardinal Girolamo Rusticucci and sonnets to Rusticucci and Don John of Austria (an illegitimate son of Holy Roman Emperor Charles V)....