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A Journey from St. Petersburg to Pekin, 1719-22
AuthorBell, John, 1691-1780
Stevenson, J. L. (John Lynn)
Pub. LocationEdinburghPublisherEdinburgh University Press
Date1965Phys. Desc.x, 248 p. [28] plates : ill. ; 26 cm.
LocationAdmin. OfficeCall NumberDS7.B42 1965
A journey from St. Petersburg to Pekin, 1719-22 / by John Bell of Antermony ; edited with an introduction by J.L. Stevenson.
Maps on endpapers. Includes index and list of "The Subscribers to the 1763 Edition".
Reprinted from Travels from St. Petersburg in Russia, to diverse parts of Asia. Glasgow, R. & A. Foulis, 1763.
Includes appendix: Izmailov's Embassy-A Jesuit account (chapters XIX and XX from Memoirs of Father Ripa), pp.214-223.
***Graphic resource: Kangxi portrait, Central Asian landscapes, city scenes, Mongolian portraits, etc.
Subject(s)Asia, Central--Description and travel--18th century
China--Description and travel--17th-18th centuries
China--Foreign relations--Russia--17th-18th centuries--Sources
Izmailov Embassy, 1720-1721
Travelers, Scottish--China--18th century
China--Description and travel--Qing dynasty, 1644-1911--Sources
Russia--Description and travel--18th century--Sources
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute Library [Min]Rec. #6061