Topographical views of St Petersburg. [St Petersburg, after 1823]
30 loose lithographed plates with letterpress captions, each approx. 385 x 555mm., one on Whatman paper watermarked 1820, one plate smaller and on wove paper (a reprint?), several with the watermark date 1823, untrimmed, very occasional light foxing; sold as a collection of plates not subject to return
A group of 30 views based on one of Pluchart's albums of views of St Petersburg, issued in 1823 and 1826.
Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.
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