A Journey from St. Petersburg to Pekin 1719- 22.
Place Published: New York:
Publisher: Barnes & Noble,
Date Published: 1966.
Condition: Very good+ in good dj
Book Id: 11469
8vo, 248pp, b&w frontis, b&w illus throughout, b&w map. Light blue buckram covers. Gilt title on mustard yellow panel on spine. Original chipped pictorial dj . One small private library stamp on ffep. Bell was a young Scottish doctor who served as physician to the court of the Tsar Peter the first, of Russia in 1714; he traveled to Siberia, Persia and Pekin, and his travel journals are included here. A very early account of Russia .