Essai Sur Les Troubles Actuels de Perse et de Georgie.

Peyssonnel, Charles de. 1727-1790.

Book ID: 33273


12mo. 155 pp., [3], half-title, 2 folding tables at rear, contemporary full calf, slightly rubbed round edges, marbled endpaper, all edges red, copy in very good condition, Desaint & Saillant, Paris, 1754.


Claude-Charles de Peyssonnel was a French diplomat and writer and served as a French Consul in Smyrna and Crimea. In 1782 he retired and settled in Paris, where he published several books from observations he had made during his stay of almost 35 years in the Ottoman Empire.

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