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 Russkii posol v Stambule: Petr Andreevich Tolstoi i ego opisanie Osmanskoi imperii nachala XVIII v.
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‘A Russian ambassador in Istanbul. Petr Andreevich Tolstoi and his description of the Ottoman Empire at the beginning of the 18th century’

P.A. Tolstoi

Date: 1703

Original Language: Russian

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Russkii posol v Stambule consists of Tolstoi’s dispatches from his post in Constantinople and instructions to him from the Posol’skii Prikaz (Foreign Office). The modern edition (Moscow, 1985) covers 77 pages. The manuscript is held in the Russian State Archive of Ancient Act…

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Frary, Lucien, “ Russkii posol v Stambule: Petr Andreevich Tolstoi i ego opisanie Osmanskoi imperii nachala XVIII v.”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 16 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_30296>



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