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The Rise of Oriental Travel

English Visitors to the Ottoman Empire, 1580-1720

by Gerald Maclean

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • Classic travel writing,
  • World history: c 1500 to c 1750,
  • Description And Travel,
  • Turkey - History,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Textbooks,
  • History: World,
  • ASIA,
  • Ottoman Empire,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Middle East - Turkey,
  • History / Great Britain,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Middle East - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10193829M
    ISBN 100230003265
    ISBN 109780230003262

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'The Rise of Oriental Travel is a beautifully written monograph on the attitudes which sixteenth - and seventeenth - century Westerners revealed as they explored the Ottoman Empire.' - Times Literary Supplement ' a lively and enjoyable book.' - Cited by: 7.

The Rise of Oriental Travel follows four Seventeenth-century Englishmen on their journeys around the Ottoman Empire while it was still expanding westward and the British were, for the first time in history, becoming important players in the Mediterranean.

Contrary to the hostile declamations of Protestant preachers, they all found much to admire, from the multi /5. 'The Rise of Oriental Travel is a beautifully written monograph on the attitudes which sixteenth - and seventeenth - century Westerners revealed as they explored The Rise of Oriental Travel book Ottoman Empire.' - Times Literary Supplement ' a lively and enjoyable book.' - Brand: Palgrave Macmillan UK.

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The Rise of Oriental Travel: English Visitors to the Ottoman Empire,by Gerald MacLean. Houndmills and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, Pp. xxi + Cloth $ There is an element of theatricality inherent in MacLean's text, which presents the tales of four travelers and a funeral.

Book Review | Cornucopia 34 MacLean might have done better to pick another traveller and one who stayed closer to the Ottoman heartlands.

The Rise of Oriental Travel might also have done with more historical and anthropological background, but there are lots of good things in it. It opens up a vanished world.

Get this from a library. The rise of oriental travel: English visitors to the Ottoman Empire, [Gerald M MacLean] -- "This book retells the stories of how four seventeenth-century Englishmen journeyed around the Ottoman Mediterranean, from Istanbul through the Levant and Holy Land into Egypt, and across North.

Gerald MacLean’s The Rise of Oriental Travel deals with later English travellers in Ottoman lands whose memoirs we are still able to tap into. MacLean focuses on four travellers – Thomas Dallam, a Lancastrian organ-builder, who arrived in Istanbul in with an organ that was to.

The Rise of Oriental Travel English Visitors to the Ottoman Empire, – Book: The Rise of Oriental Travel: English Visitors to the Ottoman Empire, – Gerald MacLean Palgrave ISBN: X, pp. xxi + and 36 illus, 'The Rise of Oriental Travel is a beautifully written monograph on the attitudes which sixteenth - and seventeenth - century Westerners revealed as they explored the Ottoman Empire.' - Times Literary Supplement ' a lively and enjoyable book.'.

On the cover of Gerald MacLean’s engaging new study, The Rise of Oriental Travel: English Visitors to the Ottoman Empire, is a ‘Portrait of a European Man’ by the Ottoman Artist Abdelcelil Celebi, known as Levni, and painted c MacLean does not discuss this portrait, but its selection as a cover.

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