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    Sale 7551

    Valuable Russian Books and Manuscripts

    27 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 132

    ZVEGINTSOV, V.V. Russkaia Armiia 1914g. Podrobnaia dislokatsiia formirovaniia 1914-1917 regalii i otlichiia. [And:] Formy Russkoi Armii 1914g. Opisanie, Risunki, Skhemy. Paris: for the author, 1959.

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    ZVEGINTSOV, V.V. Russkaia Armiia 1914g. Podrobnaia dislokatsiia formirovaniia 1914-1917 regalii i otlichiia. [And:] Formy Russkoi Armii 1914g. Opisanie, Risunki, Skhemy. Paris: for the author, 1959.
    3 parts in 2 vols, 2° (340 x 250mm) and oblong 2° (257 x 330mm). Atlas with 120 full-page reproductions. (Some light browning and occasional light wear at the edges.) Contemporary black half morocco, text vol. with front wrappers bound-in (extremities lightly rubbed). Provenance: Mark Dineley (bookplate).

    FIRST EDITION of Zvegintsov's rare encyclopaedic survey of the composition and uniforms of the Russian Imperial army in the period immediately before the revolution. One of probably 100 sets only. Zaionchkovskii 2569 and 2570. (2)


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