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    Sale 7551

    Valuable Russian Books and Manuscripts

    27 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 83

    PUSHKIN, Aleksandr Sergeevich (1799-1837). Evgenii Onegin. Roman v stikhakh. [Eugene Onegin. A novel in verse.] St. Petersburg: Aleksandr Smirdin, 1833.

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    PUSHKIN, Aleksandr Sergeevich (1799-1837). Evgenii Onegin. Roman v stikhakh. [Eugene Onegin. A novel in verse.] St. Petersburg: Aleksandr Smirdin, 1833.

    8° (184 x 115 mm). (Half-title laid-down, title and a few leaves repaired in the inside margin, a few chips and tears, some of these repaired, dampstain mostly in the bottom margin, some spotting.) Contemporary green half-morocco, spine gilt (without front free endpaper, extremities rubbed, front board with small area of paper adhering).

    FIRST BOOK-FORM EDITION OF PUSHKIN'S BEST-KNOWN WORK. Fekula 5074; Kilgour 877; Smirnov-Sokol'skii Pushkin 31; Universitetskaia Pushkiniana 588-89.


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