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Notes upon Russia

Herberstein, Sigismund von Freiherr.

Notes upon Russia

being a translation of the earliest account of that country entitled "Rerum moscovitarum commentarii

by Herberstein, Sigismund von Freiherr.

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Published by Burt Franklin in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprint of the edition published, London : Hakluyt Society, 1851.

Statementtranslated and edited with notes and an introduction by R.H. Major.
ContributionsMajor, Richard Henry.
The Physical Object
Pagination2v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13834871M

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Details *. This work was published before January 1,and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least years ago. The Russians write and spell Basilius with the consonant w; yet as we have grown into the habit of writing and spelling it with a b, I have not thought it necessary to write it with the w; c placed before an aspirate, should not be pronounced ci or schi, as some nations are accustomed to write it, but khi, after the manner of the Germans, as in the words Chiovia.

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