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[KERTEN, A.F.W.]:
Auszug aus dem Tagebuch eines Russen auf seiner Reise nach Riga. (Riga) 1783.
Pp.192. St.o.t. Contemporary boards, worn. Bibl. Russica K372.
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Book number: 20047
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[WICHSELL, JÖRAN]:
Beskrifning om Rysslands belägenhet / gränssor / landskaper / städer / styrelse / macht / klädseder och andra beskaffenheter nu för tiden. Stockholm, Olof Enaeo, Kongl. Antiq. Arch. Boktr. Åhr 1706.
Pp. (iv), 92. Boards. Bookplate (Carl Jedvard Bonde). Copy of Ericsberg. Scarce Swedish work dealing with Russia and its provinces, towns, borders, government, inhabitants, army, laws, commerce etc. Wichsell was secretary to Magnus Gabriel De la Gardie, chancellor to Queen Christina. This work is probably a compilation of various foreign works. Cat. Russica 708. Åhlén & Åhlén 17.22.
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Book number: 99651
€  540.00 [Appr.: US$ 634.75 | £UK 476.25 | JP¥ 71985]
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Keywords: Russia, russia, russian, russe, europe, european, travel, exploration, history,

 
[KAZAN IMPRINT].
Kratkii Tatarsko-Russkii i Slaviano-Tatarskii Slovar s Pribavleniem Osnovanii Russkoi Grammatiki. (A Brief Tatar-Russian and Slavic-Tatar Dictionary With Addition of the Foundations of Russian Grammar). Published by Orthodox Missionary Society. Fourth edition. Kazan, Typ. M.A. Chirkovoi, 1888.
Pp. 96. Original printed wrappers, spine restored. Old ownership signature on verso of front wrapper and Finnish library stamp on title. A rare bilingual dictionary with transliteration of the Tatar words by Cyrillic type. The work is structured by subject, such as parts of the human body, family, professions, seasons, animals, plants, foods, colours, clothes, measures, etc. At end a brief grammar presenting the main rules of Russian and Tatar languages. It was published in Kazan, centre of Russian Tatar province, by the Orthodox Missionary Society (St. Gury Orthodox Brotherhood 1867-1913) which became the center of translation of religious and spiritual literature into local languages of Russia at the end of the 19th centutry. They even created scripts for several languages which only had been oral before, based on Cyrillic type. No copies found in OCLC.
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Book number: 100117
€  1400.00 [Appr.: US$ 1645.65 | £UK 1234.75 | JP¥ 186629]
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Keywords: Russia, russia, russe, russian, language, linguistic, langue, tatar, tataric, tatarstan

 
[SPENCER, EDMUND (?)].
Ryssland and Tscherkassien. Anteckningar om Tscherkassiernas seder och lefnadssätt, deras förhållande till Ryssland, samt ömsesidiga krigsoperationerne under Rysk-Tscherkassiska kriget. Af en engelsman. Öfversättning. Stockholm, D.M. Lublin & Co., 1838.
Pp. 41. With hand coloured lithographed frontispiece of the Circassia national flag. As issued in original printed wrappers, spine chipped. Some minor stains. We believe this is a Swedish abridged version of Spencer's "Travels in Circassia, Krim Tartary, etc." (London 1836). This work treats the manners and customs of the people living in the area, their relationship with Russia and circumstances during the Krim war. Rare.
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Book number: 35098
€  300.00 [Appr.: US$ 352.64 | £UK 264.75 | JP¥ 39992]
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Keywords: Russia, russia, tschercassia, russian, circassia, circassian, europe, european, travel, exploration

 
[KALMUCKS].
Voyages chez les peuples Kalmouks et les Tartares. Berne, chez la Société Typographique, 1792.
Pp. (iv), 474. With 23 engraved plates and two folding engraved maps. Contemporary vellum, spine ends lightly chipped, title lettered in gilt on spine. r.e. Bookplate. A handsome copy with wide margins and with charming illustrations depicting animals, costumes and settlements. A compilation of different wellknown travel accounts by Gmelin, Pallas, Georgi, Falk, Lépéchin, Forskål and, Guldenstaedt. Includes an interesting introduction (38 pages) discussing and commenting on the various accounts. Chadenat 5152. Bibl. Russica ii, 604.
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Book number: 777047
€  1800.00 [Appr.: US$ 2115.84 | £UK 1587.5 | JP¥ 239952]
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AHLQVIST, AUGUST:
Ueber die Sprache der Nord-Ostjaken. Sprachtexte, Wörtersammlung und Grammatik. Two parts in one volume. Helsingfors 1880.
Pp. viii, 195. As issued, uncut and unopened in original printed wrappers. Comprises: 1. Sprachtexte und Wörtersammlung; 2. Ostjakisch-Deutsches Wörterverzeichniss. (" Forschungen auf dem gebiete der Ural-Altaischen Sprachen. III."). Zaunmüller 293.
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Book number: 100431
€  200.00 [Appr.: US$ 235.09 | £UK 176.5 | JP¥ 26661]
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ARTAMOF, PIERRE [PSEUD. OF VLADIMIR DE LA FITE DE PELLEPORC] & ARMENGAUD, JEAN GERMAIN DÉSIRÉ:
La Russie, historique, monumentale et pittoresque. Two volumes. Paris, Ch. Lahure et Co., 1862.
Folio. Pp. 392, (12); 376, (12). With numerous illustrations and some maps throughout the text. Original half morocco on embossed cloth boards, spines richly gilt, g.e., lightly rubbed. Copy of Ericsberg. First edition of this monumental work on Russia.
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BERGMAN, STEN:
Kamtchatka. Skildringar från en treårig forskningsfärd. Stockholm, A. Bonnirer, 1923.
Pp. (xii), 5- 443. With 3 maps, 2 coloured plates and 146 photographic illustrations. Publisher's printed wrappers, some minor wear to spine and back cover. Old ownership inscription on front wrapper. First edition of Bergman's narrative of his adventurous expedition to Kamchatka during the years 1920 - 22. A fascinating account of the extensive barren landscape, the wildlife, the inhabitants and their customs. It was translated into English in 1927.
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Book number: 22070
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BERGMANN, BENJAMIN:
Voyage chez les Kalmuks. Traduit de l'allemand par M. Moris. Chatillon sur Seine, C. Cornillac, 1825.
Pp. xxviii, 361+ 11 lvs with Mongolian text. One lithographed plate. Contemporary half calf, nicely rebacked with orginal spine preserved, somewhat rubbed. Marbled paper covered boards with matching end papers and edges. St.o.t. An abridged French edition. The translation contains the independant account of Bergmann's stay with the nomad people in the Russian province of Astrakhan. Includes also "Essai sur la suite des Kalmucs des bord du Volga", mostly based on the narrative of de Weseloff, a former prisoner of the Kalmucks, but also based on works by Pallas and Rytschkov. First few leaves with minor browning. Cf Aschoff 192. Chadenat 5323.
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Book number: 17076
€  600.00 [Appr.: US$ 705.28 | £UK 529.25 | JP¥ 79984]
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Keywords: Russia, kalmucks, mongolian, mongolia, russia, russian, astrakan, travel, voyages, asia, asien, asie, exploration, language, langue, linguistic

 
BILLINGS, JOSEPH:
Viaggio fatto per ordine dell' imperatrice di Russia Caterina II. nel nord della Russia Asiatica, nel mare Glaciale, nel mare d'Anadyr, e sulla costa Nord-Ouest dell'America, dal 1785 fino al 1794. Two volumes. Milano, Sonzogno e Comp., 1816.
12mo. Pp. xxiv, 288; 324. With 8 engraved plates, of which 5 coloured. Contemporary half calf, flat spines ruled and lettered in gilt. Volume two: A small notch to top of spine and hinges cracked. A few leaves with some light waterstain (volume two). Ownership stamp (Pietro Odescalchi). An Italian edition of Joseph Billing's account of the Russian expeditions to the Chukotskiy peninsula, the Aleutian Islands and to the coast of Alaska, translated into Italian by Luigi Bossi. ("Raccolta de' Viaggi", tomi xxi-xxii). Cat. Russica 1307. Howgego B96.
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Book number: 100077
€  380.00 [Appr.: US$ 446.68 | £UK 335.25 | JP¥ 50656]
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 BRAND, ADAM:, Relation du voyage de Mr. Evert Isbrand envoyé de sa majesté czarienne a l'empereur de la Chine, en 1692,93 & 94. Avec une lettre de Monsieur ..., sur l'etat présent de la Moscovie. Amsterdam, Chez Jean-Louis de Lorme, 1699.
BRAND, ADAM:
Relation du voyage de Mr. Evert Isbrand envoyé de sa majesté czarienne a l'empereur de la Chine, en 1692,93 & 94. Avec une lettre de Monsieur ..., sur l'etat présent de la Moscovie. Amsterdam, Chez Jean-Louis de Lorme, 1699.
Small 8vo. Pp. (ii), 249, (1). With engraved frontispiece and one large folding engraved map. Contemporary calf, spine with five raised bands, rubbed and hinges weak, marbled edges, spine expertly restored. First French edition (orig. in German 1698). A journal of the Russian embassy headed by Everard Isbrand Ides which went over land from Moscow to Peking, written by the secretary of the embassy, Adam Brand. The aim of the expedition was to conclude commercial agreements with the Chinese but, in fact, this was not incorporated. Includes a table "des chiffres de la carte" (pp. 183-92) with numbers of cities and other places passed along the route, indicated on the map. The map only to be found in this edition. At end there is an anonymous letter about the present state of Moscow included. Chadenat 5335. Cordier BS 2469. Lust 506. Löwendahl 230. Walravens, China Illustrata 70.
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Book number: 100499
€  3000.00 [Appr.: US$ 3526.4 | £UK 2646 | JP¥ 399919]
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CASTRÉN, MATTIAS ALEXANDER:
Versuch einer jenissei-ostjakischen und kottischen Sprachlehre nebst Wörterverzeichnissen aus den genannten Sprachen. Im Auftrage der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften herausgegeben von Anton Schiefner. St. Petersburg 1858. AND: Versuch einer koibalischen und karagassischen Sprachlehre nebst Wörterverzeichnissen aus den tartarischen Mundarten des Minussinschen Kreises. Herausgegeben von Anton Schiefner. St. Petersburg 1857.
Tall 8vo. Pp. xix, (v), 264 + xix, (v), 210. Contemporary boards, calf spine with title printed in gilt, slightly rubbed. Between the years 1845 and 1849 the renowned Finnish linguist Castrén made his fourth and longest journey, supported by the Scientific Academy in Petersburg, to study the languages in different parts of Siberia. It resulted in several works of which many were completed and published after Castrén's death. ("Nordische Reisen und Forschungen. xii."). Bibl. Russica C 226. Zaunmüller p. 293.
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Book number: 28122
€  660.00 [Appr.: US$ 775.81 | £UK 582.25 | JP¥ 87982]
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Keywords: Russia, siberia, siberian, russia, language, langue, linguistic, russianm russe, jenissei, ostjakischen, kottischen

 
COCHRANE, JOHN DUNDAS:
Fussreise durch Russland und die sibirische Tartarei, und von der chinesischen Gränze nach dem Eismeer und Kamtschatka. Weimar 1825.
Pp. iv, 496, (2). Without endpapers. Foxed throughout. Contemporary half calf, very worn, remains of old title label. A German translation of "Narrative of a pedestrian journey through Russia and Siberian Tartary..." (London 1824). Captain John Dundas Cochrane was a nephew of the famous Lord Cochrane, and after the peace, being turned down for further naval service, set out on foot to tour the world. The Russian Government gave him travelling facilities and he travelled, mainly by foot, across Siberia to Kamsckatka. This account contains observations from the expeditions of Otto von Kotebue, Vasilieff and Baron Ferdinand Vrangel. Includes descriptions of the native people, their social and economic conditions. Cf Artic Bibl. 350. Cf Howes C528.
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Book number: 14374
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COXE, WILLIAM:
Resa genom Pålen och Ryssland, åren 1778 och följande. I sammandrag från engelskan. 2 parts in one volume. Stockholm 1789.
Pp. (viii), 90; (iv), 256. Contemporary half calf, worn. Old ownership signature on title page and front paste down. A Swedish abridgement translated from the English (first London 1784). Cf Cox i, 185. Cf Cat. Russica M1 322.
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Book number: 29011
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ELMÉN, CARL (EDITOR):
Några underrättelser om kossakerna. Stockholm, Carl Delén, 1810.
Pp. (iv), 76. Somewhat later half calf, spine gilt. Occasionally some minor staining. A Swedish work about the Cossacks, people of all sorts of nationalities living in the southern steppe region of Eastern Europe and Asiatic Russia.
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Book number: 29080
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 HAMMER-PURGSTALL, JOSEPH VON:, Geschichte der Goldenen Horde in Kiptschak, das ist: Der Mongolen in Russland. Pesth, C.A. Hartleben's Verlag, 1840.
HAMMER-PURGSTALL, JOSEPH VON:
Geschichte der Goldenen Horde in Kiptschak, das ist: Der Mongolen in Russland. Pesth, C.A. Hartleben's Verlag, 1840.
Thick 8vo. Pp. (iv), lii, 683, (2). With one folding table (printed on both sides). Traces of old library stamp on title. Contemporary half cloth, flat spine lettered in gilt, slightly shaken. First edition of this comprehensive study of the history of the Golden Horde or Western Kipchaks, a Mongol and later Turkic Khanate established in the 13th century. The territory of the Golden Horde at it's peak included most of Eastern Europe from the Urals to the right banks of the Danube River, extending east deep into Siberia. Cat. Russica 130.
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Book number: 100577
€  1250.00 [Appr.: US$ 1469.33 | £UK 1102.5 | JP¥ 166633]
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Keywords: Russia, russia, mongolen, tatar, tatars, kipchaks, travel, exploration, russe,
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HAMONIÉRE, G.:
Grammaire russe divisée en quatre parties, dont la première traite de la prononciation; la seconde, des différentes espèces de mots; la troisième, de la syntaxe; et la quatrième, de l'orthographe, de la ponctuation, de la prosodie et de la versification; avec un appendice contenant des remarques sur la langue slavonne, &c. &c. Paris, Théophile Barrois, 1817.
Pp. viii, 404, (ii). With one folding engraved plate "Modèled ecriture russe" (one small tear repaired ). Partly browned. Entirely uncut in boards. With inscription to Dr. Carlo Gambillo by Jean Betzky, dated 1885. First edition. The appendix treats the Slavonic language. Cat. Russica i, 141.
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Book number: 99301
€  550.00 [Appr.: US$ 646.51 | £UK 485.25 | JP¥ 73319]
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 LANGUEN, JACQUES:, Petit manuel russe a l'usage des français. Ouvrage destiné aux voyageurs à faciliter l'intelligence de la langue russe; dans lequel les mots russes sont réprésentés avec leur prononciation figurée en caractères français et prosodiée. St. Pétersbourg, De l'imprimerie de la Chancellerie privée du Ministère de la Police, 1819.
LANGUEN, JACQUES:
Petit manuel russe a l'usage des français. Ouvrage destiné aux voyageurs à faciliter l'intelligence de la langue russe; dans lequel les mots russes sont réprésentés avec leur prononciation figurée en caractères français et prosodiée. St. Pétersbourg, De l'imprimerie de la Chancellerie privée du Ministère de la Police, 1819.
Pp. (iv), 74. Original orange printed wrappers. Some minor wear to spine. First edition, reprinted several times. A scarce manual, published by the police, to learn the Russian language including a short grammar, syntax, dialogues and an extensive vocabulary. Contains comparative tables with coins, weights and measures in Russian and French. Cat. Russica L269.
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Book number: 100421
€  2000.00 [Appr.: US$ 2350.93 | £UK 1764 | JP¥ 266613]
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LANSDELL, HENRY:
Genom Sibirien. Parts i-vi in four volumes. Stockholm, Albert Bonnier, 1882.
As issued, parts i-vi, in four volumes in original printed wrappers. Pp. viii, 496. With one folding map, 21 full page plates and many illustrations in the text. Ownership signature on front wrappers (C.F. Ridderstad). A Swedish edition of this popular account of Siberia. Lansdell travelled through the country from Europe to the Pacific and visited prisons, penal institutions and mines along the way. A great copy. Cf Henze iii, 128.
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Book number: 41013
€  220.00 [Appr.: US$ 258.6 | £UK 194.25 | JP¥ 29327]
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DE LESSEPS, JEAN BAPTISTE BARTHÉLÉMY BARON:
Voyage de M. de Lesseps au Kamtschatka, en quittant M. de la Pérouse. (Abrégé de l'histoire générale des voyages. Tomes 24-25). Two volumes. Paris, Bossange & Co., 1791.
Pp. (vi), viii, 280; (iv), 380, vi, (1). With two folding engraved maps and one engraved plate by Choffard. Contemporary calf, spines with five raised bands, richly decorated in gilt and with title labels, lighlty rubbed, small repair (expertly) to one rear cover. First published in Paris 1790. De Lesseps accompanied as Interpreter on La Perousse circumnavigation which was designed to follow up on the voyage of Bougainville in establishing a French presence in the South Pacific. Departing from Brest in 1785 the expedition sailed through the South Pacific, and then up the coast of China to Kamchatka. In 1787 De Lesspes left the expedition at Kamchatka to return to Paris overland through Siberia with documents, views and maps of the first two years of the voyage. He thus became the only survivor of the ill-fated expedition. This narrative contains detailed observations on the manners and customs of the inhabitants along the route as well as descriptions of plant and animal life. Volume two includes brief vocabularies of Russian and four Siberian languages; Kamchatkan, Koryak, Chukchi and Lamut. Cf Du Rietz, Bibl. Polynesia 723 (first ed.). Cf Ferguson 87. Cf Sabin 40208.
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Book number: 100721
€  1500.00 [Appr.: US$ 1763.2 | £UK 1323 | JP¥ 199960]
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MÄKLIN (MAKLIN), FR. W.:
Coleoptera insamlade under den Nordenskiöld'ska Expeditionen 1875 på några öar vid Norges Nordvestkust, på Novaja Semlja och ön Waigatsch samt vid Jenissej i Sibirien. [Coleoptera collected in some islands at the NW coast of Norway, in Nova Zembla and Wajgatsch and at the Yenisei during Nordenskiöld's expedition, 1875]. Stockholm 1881.
Large 4to. Pp. 48. Original printed wrappers, chipped along edges. Off print from Kongl. Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademins Handlingar, Band 18, no. 4. Hulth 614.
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Book number: 100147
€  50.00 [Appr.: US$ 58.77 | £UK 44.25 | JP¥ 6665]
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ORN (ÖRN, OERN), ADAM:
Den swenska infoedingens, Major Adam Oerns, faangenskap i Sibirien och oevriga utlaendska lidanden under nu warande Kejsarens, Alexander den foersta, regering, aaren 1812-13-14 och 15. Skara, Lewerentzska Boktryckeriet, 1820.
16mo. Pp. (32). Wrappers, front cover loose. A narrative of a Swedish Major's imprisonment in Siberia after 20 years of service in Russia.
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Book number: 13085
€  190.00 [Appr.: US$ 223.34 | £UK 167.75 | JP¥ 25328]
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[NORTH EAST PASSAGE - THE VEGA EXPEDITION]. PALANDER, LOUIS: N.O.
Passagen förbi Sibiriens nordkust och genom Beringssundet utförd under Svenska ishafsexpeditionen åren 1878-79. (The north-east passage along the Siberian north coast through Bering Strait carried out during the Swedish Arctic Expedition 1878-79). Bihang till Tidskrift i Sjöväsendet. Carlskrona, Edv. Brovall, 1879.
Pp. 43. With one large folding map "Vegas track Norr om Asien 1878-79". With staining. Scarce. Hulth 63. BOUND WITH: FRIES, THEODOR MAGNUS: Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld och hans upptäcktsfärder 1858-79 jemte en lefnadsteckning af ångaren Vegas chef kapten Louis Palander. Twenne uppsatser. Stockholm 1880. 12mo. Pp. (iv), 44. With one folding coloured map and textual ills including two portraits. AND WITH: STUXBERG, ANTON: Nordostpassagens historia eller Vega-expeditionens föregångare. (The history of the north east passage or the Vega's predecessors). Stockholm 1880. Pp. 52. The three works bound together in a contemporary half calf, worn.
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Book number: 100475
€  400.00 [Appr.: US$ 470.19 | £UK 353 | JP¥ 53323]
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PEARSON, HENRY & FEILDEN, H.W.:
"Beyond Petsora Eastward"; Two Summer Voyages to Novaya Zemlya and the Islands of the Barents Sea; with Appendices on the Botany and Geology. London, R.H. Porter, 1899.
Pp. xiv, 335. With a chromolithographed frontispiece: "Eggs of Little Stint" by Henrik Grönvold, 8 maps (of which two bound in at rear) and 103 photographic plates on 88 leaves. Original green cloth, upper cover with gilt decoration, top edges gilt, first quiere loosening. First edition. A detailed account of the ornithology, and to some extent of botany and geology of this region, described here as "A Russian Province of the North"; a region situated north of Norway and the Russian part of Lapland. C.A. Wood p.514. Zimmer p. 484.
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Book number: 26073
€  600.00 [Appr.: US$ 705.28 | £UK 529.25 | JP¥ 79984]
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Keywords: Russia, russia, lapland, norway, scandinavia, europe, travel, exploration, arctic, novaya zemlya

 
PERIN, ABBÉ:
Sammandrag af Rysslands historia, från dess början till närvarande tid; med en föregående politisk och geografisk underrättelse om detta rike; och slutligen ett kort begrepp om dess natural-historia. Two volumes. Örebro, Nils Magnus Lindh, 1810.
Pp. (ii), 244; 306. Contemporary marbled boards, cloth spine with title labels, rubbed. A Swedish edition translated by J.P. Wåhlin. Bibl. Russica P373.
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Book number: 35142
€  100.00 [Appr.: US$ 117.55 | £UK 88.25 | JP¥ 13331]
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