ROTH, EBERHARD RUDOLPH
Dostopamyatnoe v Evropie [Memorabilia Europae; translated by Sergei Savich Volchkov]. St Petersburg: Senate Press, 1761
4to (230 x 190mm.), with final blank leaf, contemporary marbled calf, spine gilt in compartments with red morocco lettering-piece, red edges, extremities slightly rubbed
An alphabetical guide to the towns of Europe, first published in 1678 and regularly reprinted thereafter. There was also a second Russian edition, printed in octavo. Volchkov was a prolific translator of western European books into Russian.
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