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    Sale 7551

    Valuable Russian Books and Manuscripts

    27 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 28

    ALMANACS -- Pamiatnaia knizhka za 1838 [1842; 1850-52; 1854; 1856; 1858-59]. St. Petersburg: Military Press, [1837-58].

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    ALMANACS -- Pamiatnaia knizhka za 1838 [1842; 1850-52; 1854; 1856; 1858-59]. St. Petersburg: Military Press, [1837-58].

    9 vols, small 8° (108 x 70mm). Lithographic titles and plates. (Some leaves browned.) 1838 in contemporary blindstamped green calf (lower cover replaced with cloth), 4 vols in original calf gilt, 1850 with original slip-case, 1851 in 20th-century beige calf, 1854 in original pale blue cloth gilt (rubbed, rebacked), 1856 and 1858 in 20th-century cloth, most with gilt edges. Provenance: Eugene Mollo (bookplate in most volumes). (9)


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