PALLAS, Peter Simon; GEISSLER, Christian Gottfried Heinrich (artist).
Travels through the Southern Provinces of the Russian Empire, in the Years 1793 and 1794.
First edition in English, 2 volumes, 4to (29.5cm) [xxiv] including title, 552 pp. including half-title, with 25 engraved plates and 14 hand-coloured engraved vignettes; xxx including title, 1 f. detailing errata, 524pp. including half-title, with 27 hand-coloured engraved plates; some offsetting to text. Complete, but the first vignette of volume 2 is mistakenly a duplicate of that of volume 1. Original boards with modern spine in 6 compartments, gilt lettered direct to second, third and fourth, others with gilt decoration, raised bands with gilt, uncut.
Abbey (Travel), 222; Tooley 357.