St. Petersburg: A Portrait of a Great City

By: Giroud, Vincent

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Pages very faintly toned. 2003 Large Softcover. 143 pp. This book celebrates the unique collections of Yale University, chiefly of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, on the occasion of the tercentenary of the city of St. Petersburg. They are unique in that we have here those accounts of early visitors to the capital of the Russian empire set down in books and manuscripts. Other material includes engravings, maps, and photographs, especially a number of candid snapshots of the last tsar and his family.

Title: St. Petersburg: A Portrait of a Great City

Author: Giroud, Vincent

Categories: Russian,

Publisher: The Beinecke Library / Yale University: 2003

ISBN Number: 084573153X

ISBN Number 13: 9780845731536

Binding: Large Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2287718

Keywords: HISTORY EUROPE EUROPEAN RUSSIA RUSSIAN ST PETERSBURG,