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    Sale 5428

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 592

    BELL, John (1691-1780). Travels from St. Petersburg in Russia, to Diverse Parts of Asia. Glasgow: Printed for the Author by Robert and Andrew Foulis, 1763. 2 volumes, 4° (238 x 180mm). Folding engraved map, 2-pages of publisher's advertisements at the end of vol. I, errata leaf at the end of vol. II (occasional light staining). Contemporary speckled calf gilt (a few small patches of wear to covers). Provenance: Mark Dineley (armorial bookplate); W. Constable (armorial bookplate). FIRST EDITION. Blackmer 111; Brunet I, 742; Cordier Sinica 2093; Gaskell 415; Lust 314. (2)

    Price Realised  

    BELL, John (1691-1780). Travels from St. Petersburg in Russia, to Diverse Parts of Asia. Glasgow: Printed for the Author by Robert and Andrew Foulis, 1763. 2 volumes, 4° (238 x 180mm). Folding engraved map, 2-pages of publisher's advertisements at the end of vol. I, errata leaf at the end of vol. II (occasional light staining). Contemporary speckled calf gilt (a few small patches of wear to covers). Provenance: Mark Dineley (armorial bookplate); W. Constable (armorial bookplate). FIRST EDITION. Blackmer 111; Brunet I, 742; Cordier Sinica 2093; Gaskell 415; Lust 314. (2)


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