SCHIMEK, Max.

Oesterreichisch-Russisch-Türkischer Kriegs-Atlas:

£3,750

Oesterreichisch-Russisch-Türkischer Kriegs-Atlas:
entworfen von Max. Schimek.
Vienna, F.A. Schraembl, 1788.

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Oesterreichisch-Russisch-Türkischer Kriegs-Atlas:

Description

A well preserved, scarce regional atlas mapping the territories of the three great Eurasian powers: Russia, Turkey, and the Austro-Hungarian empire. Includes information on the Second Russian-Austrian Turkish War of 1787 (-92), caused by the Russian annexation of the Crimea.

Description

First edition. 4to (27.5 x 29 cm approx), one map on 12 double-page folding map sheets, each 55 x 50.5 cm, scale 1:1,500,000, hand-coloured in wash and outline, contemporary marbled sheep, original green ties, a fine example.

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Stock ID: 99312