GUEIROT A.F. (1817-1882) Description of Peterhof: I. Historical essay of Peterhof. II. Guide to Peterhof.

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SPb.: print. Imp. Acad. Sciences, 1868. - [8], IV, [2], 132, VI p., 38 p. Il. port. sq.; 26х17 cm. Portrait of Peter the Great on the frontispiece, engraved in London from the original, made in 1698 by G. Kneller, printed in St. Petersburg in the Expedition of procurement of state papers. 33 illustrations with views of Peterhof are engraved on wood and printed in the Hohenfelden lithography, as well as two schemes of St. Petersburg and Peterhof on separate sheets. Semi-leather skin of the latest time, stylized for a skin of the old time. Publisher’s cover is saved. Bibliography: Gubar. No. 428.