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 Temeşvarlı Osman Ağa’nin Hâtıraları
(1,081 words)

‘Memoirs of Osman Ağa of Timișoara’

Temeşvarlı Osman Ağa

Date: 1724

Original Language: Ottoman Turkish


The only known copy of this work is preserved in the British Library, London, where it was brought from Istanbul during the second half of the 19th century. Osman Ağa completed the 124-folio book in Istanbul in 1724, but did not give it a title.

Osman Ağa spent the first five years of his 12-year captivity in the service of his captors, following them throughout the Aust…

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Dinç, Emine Nurefşan, “ Temeşvarlı Osman Ağa’nin Hâtıraları”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <>

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