[LONDON PRINTING EARLY REPUBLICAN ATLAS] Ilk atlas. Ilk mekteblere mahsus
FAIK SABRI [DURAN], (Turkish geographer, journey writer), (1882-1943).
Corc Filip ve Mahdumu Limited Matbaasi [George Philipp & Son], London, 1927.
Original bdg. Large roy. 8vo. (24 x 20 cm). In Ottoman script. (Turkish with Arabic letters). 16 p., 15 color maps.
Duran studied in Istanbul and Paris. He worked as a teacher in various high schools then he became a lecturer. He worked as a manager in Ankara Gazi Education Institute for a while. He was known for his writings on various topics and especially with the works on geography.
Some markings on two maps. Otherwise a very good copy.
Özege 8764. First edition. Extremely rare.
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