Auction 97, Lot 634

"[Set of 10 maps - Russia in Europe]", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Subject: Russia in Europe

Period: 1834-40 (dated)

Publication: Baldwin & Cradock

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15.5 x 12.2 inches
39.4 x 31 cm

Complete set of ten maps detailing European Russia and Scandinavia. 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 the northern provinces of Sweden and Norway. Map X is a general map of the whole. The detail on these maps is amazing.

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Condition: A

Some toning in margins.

Estimate: $450 - $500

Sold for: $450

Closed on 12/5/2001

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