An excellent map of Russia North of the Caucasus Mountains, from the Black and Caspian Seas to somewhat past Moscow. Lots of settlement and topographical details offered, including the path of the mighty Volga River. Handsome cartouche.
1778 Robert de Vaugoundy Map of European Russia
Partie Meridionale de la Russie Europeenne, Tartarie Russienne, Petite Tartarie par le Sr. Robert de Vaugoundy
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Robert de Vaugoundy, 1778, Paris
9.3 x 11.5 in. plus margins
Very Good. Strong strike and nice hand-coloring. Slight toning, mostly in the margins. Issued centerfold.