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Lot nr:923
Book nr:36130
Author:TIMKOVSKI, Egor F.
Title:Voyage ? P?king, ? travers la Mongolie, en 1820 et 1821. Ed. J.H. Klaproth
Town:Paris
Publisher:Dondey-Dupr?
Year:1827
Description:3 volumes (2 text volumes in-8vo, 1 atlas in-4to) atlas volume with engraved title page (1826), folding map, 2 double-page plans of the Forbidden City and the Russian embassy, 8 lithographic plates of costume and genre scenes. Original cardboard binding. Text volumes: [8], xii, 480 ; [4], 459 pp. Bound in half leather, blue sprinkled edges
Note:Egor Fyodorovitch Timkovski was a Russian diplomat who accompanied the Russian Orthodox mission to Beijing. Contains i.a. the first plan of the Forbidden City ever published in the West.
R?f. Cordier Sinica p.2473 ; Lust 551
Price:€800 - €1200
Sellingprice:€1500
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