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History of Russia : from the foundation of the monarchy by Rurik, to the accession of Catharine the Second / by W. Tooke ; in two volumes.

Author/Creator:
Tooke, William, 1744-1820.
Publication:
London : Printed by A. Strahan for T.N. Longman and O. Rees, 1800.
Format/Description:
Book
2 v. : map, ports. ; 22 cm.
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Subjects:
Kievan Rus -- History.
Russia -- History.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Notes:
Engraved plates (1 folded).
Directions to the binder at end of preliminaries to v. 2.
Includes index.
Local notes:
RBC copy imperfect: plates wanting.
RBC copy presented to the Penn Libraries by J. Rodman Paul.
Frost Collection copy: each vol. has ms. shelf-mark ("F-g-1") in pencil on front pastedown.
Frost Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2010 by Robert Frost.
Frost Collection copy: each vol. has armorial bookplate of the Leigh family on front pastedown.
Frost Collection copy: each vol. bound in early full diced calf(?); boards double-ruled in gold; 5 raised, blind-tooled bands on spine; gold-tooled spine panels; 2 gold-stamped brown leather spine labels, one with title ("TOOKE'S HIST: OF RUSSIA") and 1 with volume number; all edges stippled red.
Penn Provenance:
Paul, J. Rodman (donor) (RBC copy)
Frost, Robert (donor) (Frost Collection copy)
Leigh family (bookplate) (Frost Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1800
Contributor:
Robert Frost Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
2725111