xxxiv, 625 pp, preface, abbreviations, note on translation and transcription, introduction, Volume I: Ali Sati's Preface: The Garden of Mosques; Avyansarayi's Introduction: The Garden of Mosques: 1. The Imperial Mosques; 2. Account of the Other Mosques of Istanbul; 3. The Mosques Outside the Walls of Istanbul and Along the Upper Reaches of the Golden Horn. Volume II: 4. The Mosques of Kasimpasa, Galata and the European Shore of the Lower Bosphorus; 5. The Mosques of the Upper Bosphorus; 6. The Mosques of Uskudar and Its Environs; glossary, works cited; index of mosques; medreses, tekkes, tombs and other monuments; index of personal names, titles and terms. Studies in Islamic Art and Architecture, Supplements to Muqarnas series, Volume VII. Inked name on ffep, else, Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Red cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: This work translates perhaps the most important Ottoman literary source for the Islamic monuments of Istanbul. Containing descriptions of more than 800 mosques, accounts of tombs and tekkes and other monuments and provides information about the patrons and architects mentioned in the text.
Language Notes: Text: English (translation)
Title: The Garden of the Mosques: Hafiz Huseyin ...
Publication Date: 2000
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Fine
Book Description Brill, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Sehr gut. Dust Jacket Condition: Sehr gut. Bookseller Inventory # 001018
Book Description Brill Academic Publishers. Book Condition: Good. Ex-library, so some stamps and wear, but in good overall condition. Bookseller Inventory # Z1-C-070-00485