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1 Weber, Friedrich Christian. The Present State of Russia. In Two Volumes. Being an account of the Government of that Country, both Civil and Ecclesiastical; of the Czarís Forces by Sea and Land, the Regulation of his Finances, the several Methods he made use of to civilize his People and improve the Country, his Transactions with several Eastern Princes, and what happened most remarkable at his Court, particularly in relation to the late Carewitz, from the Year 1714, to 1720. The whole being a Journal of a Foreign Minister who resided in Russia at that time. With a Description of Petersbourg and Cronslot, and Several other Pieces relating to to the Affairs of Russia. Translated from the High-Dutch. To which is added a general Map of the Czarís Dominions, according to the latest observations.
London: printed for W. Taylor in Pater-Noster-Row. W. and J. Innys at the West-End of St. Paulís, and J. Osborn in Lombard-Street, 1722-1723. 
Octavo. Two volumes. I: [xlviii], 352pp.; II: 432pp. I: A8, a8-b8, B8-Z8; II: A8-Z8, Aa8-Dd8. First edition. The title-page for volume II lists various works included, such as Laurence Lange's Journey from Petersbourgh to Peking, M. Le Brun's Observations on his Journey through Russia to Persia, etc. Contemporary calf, repaired at an earlier date. Hinges rubbed. Some minor marginal staining. With a folding map and plan of St. Petersburg. Cox I, p. 193. 
Price: 1750.00 USD
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