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Le Bruyn, Cornelius
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
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,125 GBP
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157
Le Bruyn, Cornelius
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
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,125 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Le Bruyn, Cornelius
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, spine of volume one splitting, lower cover of volume 2 detached
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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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