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Context of Sandys travailes : containing a history of the original and present state of the Turkish Empire, their laws, government, policy military force, courts of justice and commerce : the Mahometan religion and ceremonies : a description of Constantinople : the grand seignors seraglio and his manner of living : also, of Greece, with the religion and customes of the Graecians : of Egypt, the antiquity, hieroglyphicks rites, customs, discipline and religion of the Egyptians : a voyage on the river Nilus, and of the crocodile : of Arminia, Grand Cairo, Rhodes, the pyramides, colossus, mummies, &c. : the former flourishing and present state of Alexandria : a description of the Holy-land : of the Jews and several sects of Christians living there : of Jerusalem, sepulchre of Christ, temple of Solomon and what else either of antiquity or worth observation : lately, Italy described, and the Islands adjoyning, as Cyprus, Crete Malta, Sicilia, the Aeolian Islands, of Rome, Venice, Naples, Syracusa, Messena, Aetna, Scylla and Charybdis and other places of note : illustrated with fifty graven maps and figures
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