Romey et Jacobs - La Russie ancienne et moderne d'après les chroniques nationales et les meilleurs historiens‎ - 1855

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Romey et Jacobs - La Russie ancienne et moderne d'après les chroniques nationales et les meilleurs historiens‎ - 1855
Fashion, Fine Bindings, Militaria, Travels - Quantity: 1 - Book

Beautiful book on Russia adorned with 16 off-text plates engraved on steel including 6 watercolour plates of costumes and 1 large coloured fold-out map.

Good quality copy bound in half green shagreen, spine with raised bands decorated with a fine gilding, blind-stamped covers in green percaline, all edges gilded.

Beautiful copy, solid and clean volume, some small cracks from the caps (max 5 cm), yet the volume is still well-holding. Inside in good condition, scattered foxing on the pages of text and the black plates The colour plates are in very good condition overall.

AUTHOR: ROMEY (C.) and JACOBS (A.)

TITLE: La Russie ancienne et moderne d'après les chroniques nationales et les meilleurs historiens‎

PLACE: PUBLISHER, DATE: Paris, Furne, 1855

PAGINATION: (4)-VII-571 pp.

FORMAT: Large octavo 27 x 18 cm.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Fashion, Fine Bindings, Militaria, Travels
Author/ Illustrator
Romey et Jacobs
Book Title
La Russie ancienne et moderne d'après les chroniques nationales et les meilleurs historiens‎
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1855
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
571
Dimensions
27×18 cm
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