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Korb, Johann Georg, -1720

Diarium itineris in Moscoviam : perillustris ac magnifici domini Ignatii Christophori nobilis domini de Guarient, & Rall, sacri Romani imperii, & Regni Hungariae equitis, sacrae Caesareae Majestatis consiliarii Aulico-Bellici ab augustissimo, & invictissimo Romanorum Imperatore Leopoldo I. ad serenissimum, ac potentissimum Tzarum, & magnum Moscoviae Ducem Petrum Alexiowicium anno MDCXCVIII / ablegati extraordinarii descriptum a Joanne Georgio Korb, p.t. secretario ablegationis Caesareae ; accessit reditus suae Tzareae Majestatis à provinciis Europaeis ad proprios limites periculosae rebellionis Streliziorum, & latae in eosdem sententiae cum subsecuta sanguinea executione, nec non praecipuarum Moscoviae rerum compendiosa, & accurata descriptio &c.

Viennae Austriae : Typis Leopoldi Voigt ..., [1700?]
Physical Description:
[6], 252 p., [19] leaves of plates (some fold.) : ill., 3 maps ; 31 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DK130 .K67 1700+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BEIN 1998 +268: Variant of BW21 022, containing variant states of plates. Bookplates: From the collection of Laura K. and Valerian Lada-Mocarski; Earl Granville, K.G.; G.R.N. [monogram]; and armorial bookplate with motto "Honi soit qui mal y pense." Stamp: Rosebery Durdans.
Diary of an Austrian secretary of legation at the court of Czar Peter the Great.
Signatures: pi⁴(-pi4) A-2G⁴ 2H⁶.
Eleven of the plates are double.
Errata on p. 235.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in gilt-stamped red calf. Gilt edges. Bookplate: The Hamilton Palace Library. Beckford Collection.
Subject Terms:
Durdans, Rosebery -- Stamp.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1700.
G. R. N. -- Bookplate.
Granville, Earl -- Bookplate.
Hamilton Palace Library. Beckford Collection -- Bookplate. (BACRB)
Lada-Mocarski, Laura K. (Laura Klots), 1902-1997 -- Bookplate.
Lada-Mocarski, Valerian, 1898-1971 -- Bookplate.
Russia -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Russia -- History -- Peter I, 1689-1725.
Woodcut -- Specimens -- 1700.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)

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