• The Wolfgang A. Herz Library:  auction at Christies

    Sale 2158

    The Wolfgang A. Herz Library: Important Voyages and Travels

    9 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 110

    [RUSSIA]. -- [SVIN'IN, Paul]. Sketches of Russia; Illustrated with Fifteen Engravings. London: R. Ackermann, 1814. 8o. 15 engraved colored plates. Later half morocco. FIRST EDITION. Abbey Travel 2225. -- PERRY, John. The State of Russia, Under the Present Czar. London: Benjamin Tooke, 1716. 8o. One folding engraved map. Contemporary paneled calf. FIRST EDITION. -- PINKERTON, Robert. Russia: or, Miscellaneous Observations on the Past and Present State of that Country. London: Seeley & Sons, 1833. 8o. 8 hand-colored lithographs. Modern half calf. FIRST EDITION. Abbey Travel 230. (3)

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    [RUSSIA]. -- [SVIN'IN, Paul]. Sketches of Russia; Illustrated with Fifteen Engravings. London: R. Ackermann, 1814. 8o. 15 engraved colored plates. Later half morocco. FIRST EDITION. Abbey Travel 2225. -- PERRY, John. The State of Russia, Under the Present Czar. London: Benjamin Tooke, 1716. 8o. One folding engraved map. Contemporary paneled calf. FIRST EDITION. -- PINKERTON, Robert. Russia: or, Miscellaneous Observations on the Past and Present State of that Country. London: Seeley & Sons, 1833. 8o. 8 hand-colored lithographs. Modern half calf. FIRST EDITION. Abbey Travel 230. (3)


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