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Picturesque promenades in and near Constantinople and on the waters of the Bosphorus

Charles Pertusier

Picturesque promenades in and near Constantinople and on the waters of the Bosphorus

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Published by Sir Richard Phillips and Co. in London .
Written in English


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Statementby Charles Pertusier ; with engravings.
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Open LibraryOL13928264M

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Large Fold-Out engraving of the View of Constantinople from the Tower of. The Grand Champs des Morts even had a cafe at the crest of the hill overlooking Dolmabahce, where customers could while away the day smoking water pipes, drinking Turkish coffee, and gazing out at the sparkling waters of the Bosphorus in the distance.

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