Auction Date: 14/06/2018 at 10:30 am
Russia – The Russian Shores of the Black Sea in the Autumn of 1852 with a voyage down the Volga, and a Tour through the country of the Don Cossacks by Laurence Oliphant 1854 - A 380 page book with over 30 illustrations with in the text. Also 2 maps. Giving extensive account about the great Cities, Travel on the Railway. Nobility & Merchants, Bondage of the Russian, Peasantry. Travel on the post roads by Tarantasse Life among Tartars and the Don Cossack, Crimea Etc. Presentational binding in marble boards with ribbed leather spine with finely gold tooling, size 5½” ×8½”.