Bernard Quaritch, 1891. First Edition. Hardcover. Item #196193
xix, 275, 4 pages. According to the publisher, this was the first anthology of Turkish writing published in English translation. Intended as a textbook for students of the language, the texts are presented in Turkish (written in Arabic script) and in English translation, with many editorial notes. Uncommon. First edition (first printing). Spine somewhat faded, else very good in the publisher's red cloth binding.