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Erman, Adolph (1806-1877) Travels in Siberia: Including Excursions Northwards, Down the Obi, to the Polar Circle, and Southwards, to th

Auction:
3012T
Lot:
1244
Sold for:
$154$125

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3012T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2017 12:00PM

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Erman, Adolph (1806-1877) Travels in Siberia: Including Excursions Northwards, Down the Obi, to the Polar Circle, and Southwards, to the Chinese Frontier. London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1848. First edition, two octavo volumes, folding engraved map at the beginning of volume two, unopened but for a signature or two, bound in full contemporary red cloth, spines faded, headcaps bumped, some spotting, 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (2)
Estimate $250-350


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London, Book design, Bookbinding, Erman, Japanese clothing, Longman, Obi, Printing, Publishing, Sashes, Siberia, Visual arts

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