Russian Empire Travel Guide Crimea Caucasus Siberia 1914 WWI era pictorial bookBrian DiMambro
(Old Books, 20th Century Books, Travel, Tourism, Russia, Crimea, Caucasus, Siberia, Illustrated Books, Railway Travel).
General Illustrated Guide: Main Railway Routes & Sea Travel to Crimea, Caucasus and the East.
Published 1914, St. Petersburg, Russian Empire.
312 pages. Text in Russian. Well illustrated throughout with small b&w photos.
Publisher's thin cardstock wrappers.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, couple leaves protruding slightly from text block with frayed edges, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this rare book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 9 1/4" H x 5" W.