|Authors||Freygang, Frederika Afanasyevna von; Freygang, Wilhelm von|
|Editor||Drummond-Hay, Edward William Auriol|
|Translator||Drummond-Hay, Louisa Margaret|
|Title||Letters from the Caucasus and Georgia; to Which Are Added, the Account of a Journey into Persia in 1812, and an Abridged History of Persia Since the Time of Nadir Shah. Translated from the French, and Illustrated with Maps and Engravings.|
|Publisher’s imprint||London: John Murray, Albemarle Street. MDCCCXXIII .|
|Printer’s colophon||London: Printed by C. Roworth, Bell-Yard, Temple-Bar.|
|Format||8o; 1 vol.: pp. xiv. 414; plates|
|Sources||Corvey; NSTC 2F16658; OCLC 4214277|
|Copy inspected||Google Harv|
1) Editions: Hamburg1816(French), Hamburg1817(German), Amsterdam1817(Dutch), Vienna1826(German).
2) Reviews: Edinburgh Rev. 28.56 (Aug. 1817): 302-35 [Hamburg 1816 edn]; British Critic 21 (Jan. 1824): 50-60; Oriental Herald 1 (Mar. 1824): 516-17.
3) The anonymous translator (i.e. Louisa Margaret Drummond-Hay) mentions sourcing drawings for the plates from Sir Gore Ouselely, first baronet (1770–1844; ODNB), via a mutual friend. Ouseley drew up the Treaty of Gulistan (24 October 1813) and had met the Russian negotiator for that treaty and co-author of the present text, Wilhelm von Freygang, at Tehran in 1812.
4) Full text links: Google
|BTW record no.||BTW1058|
|Regions||Caucuses; Russia in Asia; Persia|