A complete collection of scientists traveling in Russia, published by the Imperial Academy of Sciences, at the suggestion of its President: with notes, explanations and additions
. - St. Petersburg: under the Imperial Academy of Sciences, [1818-1825]
T. 3, part 1, 2:
Travel notes of Academician Lepekhin [Text] / II Lepekhin. - 1821. - X, 540 s. - Contents: Biography of Academician Lepekhin; Part 1. Travel from St. Petersburg to Simbirsk; Part 2. From Simbirsk to the Tabynsk suburb
1. Country studies - Russian travels and expeditions - European part of Russia.
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"Notes" II Lepekhin include his collected information on the history, geography, animal life and vegetation of the Russian Empire. He described many herbs and other plants, minerals, quadrupeds, fish, birds, insects, and he repeatedly described species that were not known before. In addition, Lepekhin's work contains interesting descriptions of the way of life and everyday life of the peoples inhabiting the Russian state, for example, the furnishings and household items of Russian peasants. Information is given on industry, agriculture and fisheries. They were recorded several legends and legends, beliefs. There are "Notes" and information on public education.
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