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Auction 109, Lot 511

"[Lot of 10 ] Russia in Europe Part I - X", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Subject: Eastern Europe, Russia

Period: 1834 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15.5 x 12.5 inches
39.4 x 31.8 cm

Complete set of ten maps detailing European Russia. This is perhaps the most comprehensive set of maps of the region published in the early nineteenth century. The first map in the set also includes Sweden and Norway. Map X is a general index map. The detail on these maps is remarkable. Set includes 1) The Northern Provinces of Sweden and Norway with Part I of Russia; 2) Russia in Europe Part II; 3) Russia in Europe Part III; 4) Russia in Europe Part IV; 5) Russia in Europe Part V; 6) Russia in Europe Part VI; 7) Russia in Europe Part VII; 8) Russia in Europe Part VIII with Small Index Map shows the extent of Poland before the partition Treaty of 1772; 9) Russia in Europe part IX and Georgia; 10) Russia in Europe Part X. A fine set of 10 matching engraved maps.

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Condition: A

Fine impressions and coloring. Some light marginal toning, maps very good.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $180

Closed on 12/1/2004

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