• Fine Printed Books, Manuscript auction at Christies

    Sale 5829

    Fine Printed Books, Manuscripts, Traditional Sports

    23 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 275

    ANNA IOANNOVNA -- Torzhestvennyi den koronovaniia Anny Ioannovny odoiu. [The Great Day of the Coronation of Anna Ioannovna. An Ode.] St. Petersburg: 28 April 1736. 4° (375 x 260mm). Text in Russian and German. (Dampstain, some wear in the margins, folded once.) Original buntpapier wrappers (worn, spine split, second gathering nearly detached).

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    ANNA IOANNOVNA -- Torzhestvennyi den koronovaniia Anny Ioannovny odoiu. [The Great Day of the Coronation of Anna Ioannovna. An Ode.] St. Petersburg: 28 April 1736. 4° (375 x 260mm). Text in Russian and German. (Dampstain, some wear in the margins, folded once.) Original buntpapier wrappers (worn, spine split, second gathering nearly detached).

    FIRST EDITION. ' A GREAT RARITY' (Bitovt). An ode on the coronation of Empress Anna. The text includes the German original and its Russian translation by V.K. Trediakovskii. Bitovt 727; SK7280.


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