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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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