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Life on the Bosphorus. Doings in the city of the Sultan. Turkey, past and present, including chronicles of the Caliphs from Mahomet to Abdul Hamid II. by William J. J. Spry. Published: London H. S. Nichols 1895.Life on the Bosphorus. Doings in the city of the Sultan. Turkey, past and present, including chronicles of the Caliphs from Mahomet to Abdul Hamid II. by William J. J. Spry. Published: London H. S. Nichols 1895.

The Howling Dervishes.

 Howling Dervishes. Muslim ascetic orders. Ecstatic Dances. Rifāʿīyah. Ṣūfīs. Sufismus.Dervishes

The Howling Dervishes.

The Howling Dervishes.

Ottoman Empire.

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The Harem. Ottoman Empire.

Sultana. Ottoman harem. Traditional Turkish costumes.

The Harem

The Harem

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Shahrazade. The Fugitive Turkish Lady.

Harem girl. Ottoman empire. Shahrazade. Mysteries. Constantinople. Osman Costumes.

Lady of the harem. Shahrazade.

Shahrazade.

The Fugitive Turkish Lady.

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Dancing Dervishes

Dancing Dervishes. Ottoman Empire. Islam monks. Mohammedan priest.

Dancing Dervishes

Dancing Dervishes

Ottoman Empire. Istanbul Turkey.

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