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    Valuable Russian Books and Manuscripts

    29 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 162

    VORONOV, Pavel Nikolaevich -- BUTOVSKII, Vladimir Dmitrievich. Istoriia Leib-Gvardii Pavlovskago Polka 1726-1875. [A History of the Pavlovsk Regiment of the Life Guards 1726-1875]. St. Petersburg: M. Ettinger, 1875.

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    VORONOV, Pavel Nikolaevich -- BUTOVSKII, Vladimir Dmitrievich. Istoriia Leib-Gvardii Pavlovskago Polka 1726-1875. [A History of the Pavlovsk Regiment of the Life Guards 1726-1875]. St. Petersburg: M. Ettinger, 1875.

    8° (242 x 160mm). Half-title. (Light marginal browning.) Contemporary pebble-grain cloth with blind-stamped border and gilt spine (extremities very lightly rubbed).

    FIRST EDITION, ONE OF ONLY 360 COPIES. A history of the Regiment from its foundation in 1796, covering the events of the Patriotic War over several chapters. Includes lists of the Generals and Officers of the Regiment, military honours, and of the sponsors of the Regiment. Lyons 148; Zaionchkovskii 1934.


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