New Russia. Journey From Riga To The Crimea, By Way of Kiev; With Some Account Of The Colonization, And The Manners And Costumes Of The New Colonists Of New Russia.; To Which Are Added, Notes Relating To The Crim Attars. Mary Holderness.

New Russia. Journey From Riga To The Crimea, By Way of Kiev; With Some Account Of The Colonization, And The Manners And Costumes Of The New Colonists Of New Russia.; To Which Are Added, Notes Relating To The Crim Attars

London: Sherwood, Jones and Co, 1823. First edition. leather_bound. 326 pages. 21. 5 x 14 cm. Three hand-colored plates and two plain (one folding). The author resided in the Crimea from 1816-1820. The "New Edinburgh Review," January, 1822 said "she really every where discloses what she knows, in the most unpretending and unaffected manner." "Monthly Magazine," October 1. 1821 noted, "The volume forms altogether a pleasing and instructive publication." Covers with a series of gilt border panels, rosettes at the corners, marbled endpapers, modest cover wear, internally clean. Contemporary paneled calf rebacked. Very good. Item #19295

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