• Fine Printed Books, Manuscript auction at Christies

    Sale 5829

    Fine Printed Books, Manuscripts, Traditional Sports

    23 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 301

    Novyi polnyi pesennik. [New Complete Songbook.] Moscow: Indrikh, 1874. 8° (233 x 145mm). 16 tinted lithographs by Streltsov. (Occasional light soiling.) Original tinted lithographic wrappers bound into contemporary burgundy leather, spine and upper cover lettered in gilt, gilt edges, white moiré style endpapers (spine faded, extremities rubbed).

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    Novyi polnyi pesennik. [New Complete Songbook.] Moscow: Indrikh, 1874. 8° (233 x 145mm). 16 tinted lithographs by Streltsov. (Occasional light soiling.) Original tinted lithographic wrappers bound into contemporary burgundy leather, spine and upper cover lettered in gilt, gilt edges, white moiré style endpapers (spine faded, extremities rubbed).

    COMPLETE WITH THE ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHIC PAPER COVERS AND ALL PLATES. The songs in this second edition include work by Nekrasov, Lermontov, Pushkin, Kol'tsov, and others, humorous and satyrical songs, and songs of Russian, Tatar, Roma, and Ukrainian origin. Rare: WorldCat locates no copies outside of Russia.


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