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    Sale 7472

    Valuable Russian Books and Manuscripts

    29 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 165

    VLADIMIR ALEKSANDROVICH, Grand Duke -- SABANEEV, L. (ed.). Zhurnal Okhoty organ Imperatorskago Obshchestva. Razmnozheniia Okhotnich'ikh i Promyslovykh Zhivotnykh i Pravilnoi Okhoty. [Journal of the Hunt. Organ of the Imperial Society for the Improvement of the Quarry and Husbandry, and Correct Hunting]. [St. Petersburg: Imperial Society,] January-December, 1877. 10 parts in 1 vol., 8° (265 x 183mm). 11 lithographs (of 12?), some in colour, one of these folding, illustrations. (Occasional soiling.) Contemporary quarter leather and brown bubble-grained cloth (extremities rubbed, gilt rubbed off). Provenance: Grand Duke Vladimir Aleksandrovich (bookplate).

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    VLADIMIR ALEKSANDROVICH, Grand Duke -- SABANEEV, L. (ed.). Zhurnal Okhoty organ Imperatorskago Obshchestva. Razmnozheniia Okhotnich'ikh i Promyslovykh Zhivotnykh i Pravilnoi Okhoty. [Journal of the Hunt. Organ of the Imperial Society for the Improvement of the Quarry and Husbandry, and Correct Hunting]. [St. Petersburg: Imperial Society,] January-December, 1877. 10 parts in 1 vol., 8° (265 x 183mm). 11 lithographs (of 12?), some in colour, one of these folding, illustrations. (Occasional soiling.) Contemporary quarter leather and brown bubble-grained cloth (extremities rubbed, gilt rubbed off). Provenance: Grand Duke Vladimir Aleksandrovich (bookplate).

    FROM THE LIBRARY OF VLADIMIR ALEKSANDROVICH. A nearly complete year of this important Russian hunting and husbandry periodical, which includes Romanov's 'Hunting Dictionary', and articles on guns, dogs, ice fishing, and bird and bear hunting. The collection consists of issues 1, 2, 3, 5, and 6 from series I, and 1, 2, 3, 4 and 6 from series II.

    ANUCHIN, D.N. (ed.) Zemlevedenie. [Physical Geography]. Moscow: A.A. Levenson, 1894-95. 4 parts in 1 vol., 8° (235 x 160mm). 18 plates, of these one folding chromolithograph, and one double-page, some photographic. (Occasional light soiling and spotting.) Contemporary quarter morocco, spine titled in gilt (light wear and rubbing.) Provenance: Grand Duke Vladimir Aleksandrovich (bookplate).

    FROM THE LIBRARY OF VLADIMIR ALEKSANDROVICH. Includes a survey of the peaks of the Greater Caucasus, the taiga on Sakhalin, and various descriptions of travels and lands. With another: OLLENDORF, H.G., Nouvelle methode pour apprendre à lire, à ecrire et à parler une langue en six mois appliquée au Russe, Paris: Ollendorf, [s.d.], in contemporary green morocco, from the library of Vladimir Aleksandrovich with the pencilled accession number, later in the Fekula collection. Fekula 4003 (this copy). (3)


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