Théophile Gautier (1811-1872) - Russia illustrated by numerous photogravures; 2 Vol's complete - 1905

Description
Théophile Gautier (1811-1872) - Russia illustrated by numerous photogravures; 2 Vol's complete - 1905
Autobiography, Bindings, History, Illustrated, Travels - Quantity: 2 - Dust jacket, With slipcase

Fully original edition - viii, 483, viii, 461 pp., 50 photogravures - 2 cloth bindings with gilt decorations, gilt top + cloth dust jackets, in slipcase.

Condition: Fine. The books are very well preserved. Gift by Theodore Marburg, diplomate to Johns Hopkins Club (bookplate on inside front cover). Beautiful, clean books. The dust jackets are also fine. Slipcase with signs of use, but solid. See pictures.

Contents, summary:
St. Petersburg - Winter, Russian homes, Winter Palace, Theatres, Cathedrals, Moscow - Kremlin, Troitza, Byzantine Art, Summer in Russia, the press, army and navy, religion and sects, literature, art, Siberia, Amur Basin, etc. Index,

Will be sent by registered mail.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
2
Subject
Autobiography, Bindings, History, Illustrated, Travels
Author/ Illustrator
Théophile Gautier (1811-1872)
Book Title
Russia illustrated by numerous photogravures; 2 Vol's complete
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
1905
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
English
Original language
No
Publisher
Winston
Extras
Dust jacket, With slipcase
Number of pages
944
Dimensions
205×140 mm
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