SPL Hand Coloured Rare Book Collection Featuring Norman R Bobins

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SVIN'IN, Pavel Petrovich.
Sketches in Russia.

Published
London: R. Ackermann, The Strand, 1814.
References
Bobins supplementary list 08/14; Abbey Travel 225.
Plates
15
Binding/Size
S=8vo
Value
0-5000
Published
London: R. Ackermann, The Strand, 1814.
Ref
5026

Octavo, modern 3/4 red morocco over red cloth boards, raised bands in blind and lettered in gilt to spine, speckled edges. 15 hand coloured aquatint plates. Coloured plates in order: 1. Frontispiece. Emperor Alexander. 2. Empress of Russia. 3. The Monument to Peter the Great in St. Petersburgh. 4. The Mansion of Mr. Paschcott at Moscow. 5. A Cozak killing a Tiger in Siberia in 1810. 6. New Cazan Church in St. Petersburgh. 7. The Field of Mars in St. Petrsburgh. 8. Circassian. 9. A General View of the Kremlin. 10. View of the Ancient Palace of the Kremlin. 11. The New Exchange in St. Petersburgh. 12. The Amusement on the Ice. 13. Summer Travelling in Russia. 14. Inter Travelling in Russia. 15. The Public Garden in St. Petersburgh.