Saint Petersburg map
PLUCHART, Alexander.Nouvelle Collection de quarante-trois Vues de Saint-Pétersbourg et des ses Environs,
Landscape folio (35 x 50 cm); lithographed title, engraved map hand-coloured in outline and index leaf, and 43 lithographed plates after various artists including Orlowskiy, Alexandrov and Kollman, with captions in French, a few with minor foxing, ink inscription to title-page; contemporary half calf, upper cover with trimmed upper wrapper laid down, dust-jacket and slipcase.£22,500
[ST PETERSBURG].Санкт-Петербургское городское общественное управление в 1891 году: Отчеты городской управы и других городских учреждений.
Octavo (24.3 x 15.5 cm), two parts in 1 vol. CCXLVI pp., including title, with 12 plates (1 double page), 1 folding plan and a large folding map of Saint Petersburg; 598 pp. with 1 folding table; owner's inscription to title, closed tear to large folding map. Original publisher's pictorial cloth.£750