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Russian Empire in Europe, The. / NW Sheet. Map by Frdr. Wilhelm Streit (Ronneburg, Thuringia, 1772 – Berlin 1839). Steel engraving colored in outline. (1836.) 11⅛ × 9 in (28.4 × 22.8 cm).

Russian Empire (northwest sheet)

Title sheet of the 4-sheet map. – The coast from Stettin , with Königsberg , the  Baltic Provinces & Finland  as well as the Gulf of Bothnia. The Swedish coast from Ystad, otherwise still with Gothenburg & Christiania, in the north from Tromsø via Hammerfest – North Cape to Kola Peninsula, in the southeast still with Tver. Finely entered  Petersburg  along with the Ladoga Canal executed by Burchard Christoph von Münnich “which … should make Russia’s trade with the rest of Europe thrive … (and) immortalized (Münnich’s) name in the field of hydraulic engineering” (Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie XXIII [1886], 19 ff.). – With the  postal  routes .

Offer no. 7,442 / EUR  76. (c. US$ 92.) + shipping

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„ vielen Dank für die schnelle Zusendung des Buches ‚Der Ahorn‘. Ich freue mich insbesondere, weil dieses Buch mein Opa geschrieben hat und es somit für mich eine große Bedeutung hat. Viele Grüße aus Berlin “

(Frau U. C., 7. Juni 2004)