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{The} costume of the Russian empire : illustrated by seventy-three engravings : With descriptions in Engl.and Fr. / [by W. Alexander].

By: Alexander, William, 1767-1816 [Author]Contributor(s): Dadley, J [Engraver]Material type: TextTextPublication details: London: Printed for W. Miller by W. Bulmer, 1804Description: [6], iii, iii, [146] p. : ill. ; 38 cmSubject(s): Clothing and dress -- Russia | Russia -- Social life and customs -- 18th century
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Plates "copied from a series of engravings begun at Petersburg in 1776 and finished in 1779 under the care and at the expense of C. W. Müller [for J. G. Georgi’s work: Beschreibung aller Nationen des russischen Reichs]" The plates are signed by J. Dadley as engraver and are hand-colored. The descriptions are by William Alexander.

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