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Title:  Photographs of Istanbul From the Archives of Sultan Abdülhamid II

Sultan II. Abdülhamid Arsivi Istanbul Fotograflari 

Author:  by Dr. Walter B. Denny


Published Istanbul: IBB Kultur A.S. / IRCICA, 2008


In Turkish and English.    

Profusely illustrated with photographs. 


Format: Hardcover 
Book condition:  Very Good to Like New 
Cover: Very Good to Like New. 
Slipcase condition:  Very Good to Like New 


In addition to the slipcase, the book (with the slipcase) is also protected with a Paper Box / Paper slipcase.   

Paper Box Condition:  Good to Very Good 


This album has been prepared and published by the Municipality of Greater İstanbul, through its cultural institution “Kültür AŞ”, and IRCICA. It contains 576 photographs of İstanbul taken at the end of the 19th-beginning of the 20th century and showing districts, buildings, scenes of social life and economic activity. These photographs were selected from the Yıldız Photograph Albums, which comprise a total of around 35000 photographs taken all over the Ottoman empire at the time. Their reproductions were made, classified and annotated by IRCICA. The album is supplemented with   an introduction on the history of photography, information on the photographers having worked in various parts of  the Ottoman empire and photograph studios,
and an index arranged according to the photographers.



Publisher:  Istanbul: IBB Kultur A.S. / IRCICA, 2008

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Photographs of Istanbul From the Archives of Sultan Abdülhamid II

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