RUSSIAN GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY, Proceedings. Zapiski Russkago Geographicheskago Obshchestva. St. Petersburg: by the Press of the Imperial Acadamy of Sciences, 1846-1847.
Parts 1 and 2 only, 8° (224 x 150mm.). Half-title in part 1, 4 lithographed maps in part 2, 3 folding (some leaves slightly browned, part 2 slightly dampstained). Original printed wrappers (slightly soiled, spines torn, part 2 loose).
Contains important contributions to Russian exploration; part 2 pp.135-202 has Lt. L.A. Zagoskin's account of his expedition to north-western Alaska in 1842-44, with a map, with two other reports on Russian Central Asia. (2)