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Castle of Kalamata. On the right, scene from the siege of the city by the Venetians during the Sixth Ottoman-Venetian war.
Galata bridge, Istanbul. In the background, the mosque of Valide Sultan or New Mosque.
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View from the Ottoman mansion where the author lodged during his stay at Karytaina.
View of Athens from the Acropolis. On the right, the Royal Palace (today Parliament of Greece) and Lycabettus hill. On the left, the cathedral church of Athens (Metropolis).
Tower of Galata, Istanbul. On the foreground, a Muslim cemetery. In the background, on the right, itinerant traders of the city.
View of Hebron. In the background, the Herodian building housing the Cave of the Patriarchs, resting place of Abraham, Sarah, Isaak, Rebecca, Jacob and Leah according to the Jewish and Muslim traditions.
Mount Zion, Jerusalem. In the foreground, part of the enclosure of the mosque of Dome of the Rock. In the background, on the left, the minaret of the pasha's house.
View of Jerusalem from the Mount of Olives. In the background the mosque of Dome of the Rock.
The Mamluk mosque of Sultan Hassan as seen from the mosque of Mehmed Ali, Cairo. In the foreground, part of the alabaster exterior of the mosque.
View of Sebastopol in 1855, after its siege by the British army during the Crimean war.
Cemetery at Sebastopol. This spot was highly important to the British forces in the Crimean war.
View of Beloslav (Devna) lake in Bulgaria, from the British camp. On the left, General Eyre's tents.
View of Varna in the Crimean War. In the background, the ships of the British fleet.
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