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Book ID B.0261
 
Author [MORENO, José (1748-1792)]
 
Title

Viage Á Constantinopla, En El Año De 1784, Escrito De Orden Superior. Madrid. MDCCXC. [colophon: ... En La Imprenta Real De Madrid: Siendo Su Regente D. Lazaro Gayguer.]

 
Short Title Viage Á Constantinopla, En El Año De 1784 ...
 
Plates & Maps
01. Vista del puerto de Augusta. / A. Fernandez dib. / J. Vazquez grab. 1788.   02. Plano del puerto y Ciudad de Siracusa. / A. Aguado dib. / J. Vazquez grab. 1788.   03. Fortaleza de los Dardaneles en Europa. / J. Velazquez dib. / S. Brieva grab. 1787.   04. Fortaleza de los Dardaneles en Asia. / A. Aguado dib. / S. Brieva grab. 1788.

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Format 4to
 
Edition First edition
 
Place of publication Madrid
 
Publishing responsibility Lazaro Gayguer for the Royal Printing Office
 
Year 1790
 
Description

This work describes the voyage of the Spanish naval mission to Turkey in 1784-1785, pursuant to the peace treaty between Spain and the Ottoman Empire which established freedom of trade, the opening of consulates and the exchanges of slaves. Moreno was not a member of the mission but wrote up the text from the material compiled by Don Gabriel de Aristizábal, commander of the Spanish fleet. Although Moreno did not accompany the mission to Constantinople, he was present on a later Spanish mission to Syria in 1788, which also stopped in Cyprus, described in the Appendix.

 

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Place of publication:Madrid
 
Year:1790
 
Author:[MORENO, José (1748-1792)]
 

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