118
118
Le Bruyn, Cornelis
TRAVELS INTO MUSCOVY, PERSIA, AND PART OF THE EAST INDIES... TO WHICH IS ADDED, AN ACCOUNT OF THE JOURNEY OF MR ISBRANTS ... THROUGH RUSSIA AND TARTARY, TO CHINA ... WITH REMARKS ON THE TRAVELS OF SIR JOHN CHARDIN, AND MR KEMPFER. LONDON: A. BETTESWORTH ET AL., 1737
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2,0003,000
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118
Le Bruyn, Cornelis
TRAVELS INTO MUSCOVY, PERSIA, AND PART OF THE EAST INDIES... TO WHICH IS ADDED, AN ACCOUNT OF THE JOURNEY OF MR ISBRANTS ... THROUGH RUSSIA AND TARTARY, TO CHINA ... WITH REMARKS ON THE TRAVELS OF SIR JOHN CHARDIN, AND MR KEMPFER. LONDON: A. BETTESWORTH ET AL., 1737
Estimate
2,0003,000
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Le Bruyn, Cornelis
TRAVELS INTO MUSCOVY, PERSIA, AND PART OF THE EAST INDIES... TO WHICH IS ADDED, AN ACCOUNT OF THE JOURNEY OF MR ISBRANTS ... THROUGH RUSSIA AND TARTARY, TO CHINA ... WITH REMARKS ON THE TRAVELS OF SIR JOHN CHARDIN, AND MR KEMPFER. LONDON: A. BETTESWORTH ET AL., 1737
FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, 2 volumes, folio (348 x 220mm.), engraved frontispiece, portrait of the author, and 117  plates and maps (60 double-page, 13 folding), 44 engraved illustrations in text, contemporary calf, some browning and spotting, bindings worn and crudely repaired, new endpapers
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Volume one contains folding panoramic views of Moscow (p.38) and Isfahan (p.194), both almost two metres long.

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