Map of Istanbul in the year 1422, before its conquest by the Ottomans. (Map from the manuscript by Ch. Buondelmonti).
The delineation of Constantinople, as it stood in the year 1422 before it fell under the dominion of the Turks. From du Fresne Lib. 1, p. 1.
GILLES, Pierre. The antiquities of Constantinople, with a description of its situation, the conveniencies of its port, its publick buildings, the statuary, sculpture, architecture, and other curiosities of that city, with cuts explaining the chief of them, in four books, London, John Ball, 1729.
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