ПАВЛИЩЕВ, Николай Иванович. [PAVLISHCHEV, Nikolay Ivanovich].

Европа.

£300

Европа.
[Europe].
Stanislas Strombskiy, Varshava, 1847.

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Part of Pavlishchev’s Geography, on which he worked in the then provincial city of Warsaw. The work includes interesting facts and statistics about European powers, and their influence worldwide. A fresh copy of the first edition.
The historian Nikolay Pavlishchev (1801-79) served in Poland about 40 years and published important works on Poland, Ukraine and Russia. When he was 24, he developed a close relationship with the slightly older Pushkin and married the poet’s sister, Olga Sergeevna, three years later in 1828.

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12mo (17.9 x 11.3 cm). xxiv including title, table of contents and preface, 179, [1] pp. Contemporary pink paper boards, yellow edges; slightly soiled, sunned.

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