By Fanny Mary Thomson
Liverpool   Geo. Smith, Watts & Co
7.5" by 5" [7], 2-354pp
An immensely scarce signed travel work on Moscow in the mid-nineteenth century, illustrated with a frontispiece.
By Fanny Mary Thomson

1859 Memoranda of a Journey to Moscow in the Year 1856

Liverpool   Geo. Smith, Watts & Co
7.5" by 5" [7], 2-354pp
An immensely scarce signed travel work on Moscow in the mid-nineteenth century, illustrated with a frontispiece.
£2,500.00
: 0.5kgs / : 738P23

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Description

Publishers' Original Binding, Signed, Very Scarce

A vanishingly scarce work.

Inscribed by the author to the half-title, 'To Miss Ellen Craven, with the author's love'.

Illustrated with a frontispiece, and a vignette title page.

The second edition of this work. A previous first edition was published for private circulation only.

In the original publisher's wraps.

An engaging travel work showing the reader an in-depth view of Russia in the mid-nineteenth century. 

This book shows Russia towards the end of the Romanov rule, looking into the city of Moscow and it's inhabitants and culture, a fascinating study.

Written by Fanny Mary Thomson.

Condition

In the original publisher's paper wraps, rebacked with the original pictorial wraps restored. Externally, generally smart, with age-toned wraps. Marks and spots to the wraps. Internally, generally firmly bound. Pages are lightly age-toned and generally clean with some spots.

Very Good

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