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Alexander, William (1767-1816) Picturesque Representations of the Dress and Manners of the Russians.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Alexander, William (1767-1816) Picturesque Representations of the Dress and Manners of the Russians. London: for M'Lean by Howellt & Brimmer, [n.d. text watermarked 1825, plates 1823, guard leaves 1821].
Quarto, illustrated with sixty-four hand-colored plates after William Alexander, bound in contemporary marbled paper boards, rebacked in red morocco, gilt spine, publisher's printed label on front board, 9 1/2 x 7 in.
Estimate $600-800


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