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Travels in 18th century Russia

Travels in 18th century Russia

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Published by Studio Editions in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Costume -- Russia,
  • Russia -- Description and travel,
  • Russia -- Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Compiled from extracts from: Travels through the southern provinces of the Russian Empire in the years 1793 and 1794, by P.S. Pallas; Travels through part of the Russian Empire and the country of Poland, by Robert Johnston; and The costume of the Russian Empire, published by W. Miller.

    Other titlesViews of 18th-century Russia., Travels in eighteenth century Russia., Costume of the Russian Empire.
    Statementby P.S. Pallas, Robert Johnston, and W. Miller ; foreword by Fitzroy Maclean.
    ContributionsPallas, Peter Simon, 1741-1811., Johnston, Robert, 1783-1839., Miller, W.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18791848M
    ISBN 101851702806
    OCLC/WorldCa28056161


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