Plate Books / Military & Maritime

Price: EUR 190,00

[Colour plate book] Staaff, C. T.; Knorring, Oscar von

Taflor till Fänrik Ståls Sägner. Komponerade af C. T. Staaf. Kongl. Hofmålare. Jemte de finska regementenas uniformer. Med Text af Oscar von Knorring.

Second edition. Stockholm. P. B. Eklunds förlag. 1884. Oblong folio 31 x 41 cm. Title + 20 pp. + 22 mounted plates in color lithography.

Publishers green cloth. Blind stamped. Gilt title at the front board. Worn spine.Title, a few pages and two plates slightly browned. Minor waterstain in lower margins of a few of the text pages. Interior in fine condition.

Plate book showing scenes from the war in Finland against Russia in the early 1800s. This is the second expanded edition with three plates of finnish military uniforms. A third edition in smaller format was published in 1889.

Item No: 229