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    Sale 7551

    Valuable Russian Books and Manuscripts

    27 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 30

    ALMANACS -- Pamiatnaia knizhka za 1872 [-74, 1876-78, 1886, 1890, 1892]. St. Petersburg: Military Press, [1871-91].

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    ALMANACS -- Pamiatnaia knizhka za 1872 [-74, 1876-78, 1886, 1890, 1892]. St. Petersburg: Military Press, [1871-91].

    9 vols, small 8° (108 x 70mm and slightly larger). Lithographic and photographic titles and plates, 6 vols with folding map. (Lacking map to 1877-78 and 1886, some leaves slightly browned.) 1872 and 1876 in original pale blue cloth gilt (some slight wear), 1875 in later green cloth, 1874 in original dark brown morocco gilt (recased), slip-case, 1890 and 1892 in original red morocco gilt (recased) , remainder in 20th-century cloth, some vols with gilt edges. Provenance: Eugene Mollo (bookplates). (9)


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