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    Sale 7472

    Valuable Russian Books and Manuscripts

    29 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 274

    VASENKO, P.G. Boiare Romanovy i Votsarenie Mikhaila Fedorovicha. [The Romanov Boyars and the Elevation of Mikhail Fedorovich]. St Petersburg: State press, 1913.

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    VASENKO, P.G. Boiare Romanovy i Votsarenie Mikhaila Fedorovicha. [The Romanov Boyars and the Elevation of Mikhail Fedorovich]. St Petersburg: State press, 1913.

    8° (309 x 233mm). Portrait frontispiece of Nicholas I and 22 chromolithographs with guards. Publisher's original brown leather. Gilt title on front cover and spine, gilt rules and arms (extremities rubbed). Provenance: Dmitrii Borisovich Golitsyn (binding, limitation) - 'Printed in Russia' (stamp) -- Paul M. Fekula.

    FIRST EDITION, PRINCE GOLITSYN'S COPY, printed for him. Fekula 1965 (this copy).


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