'Kamschatkan [sic] Hut, and Method of Travelling', c 1810.
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Engraving by J Pass showing the inside of a dwelling in Kamchatka, a peninsula in the far east of Russia. On the left, a figure sits huddled over a cooking fire, while outside a sledge with huskies can be seen. Illustration from 'Encyclopaedia Londinensis, or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature' published in London, 1810-1829.