2 June 2014
Obshchii Gerbovnik Dvorianskikh Rodov Vserossiiskiia Imperii [General Armoury of the Aristocratic Families of the whole Russian Empire]. [St Petersburg: ca.1800-1820].
Volumes 4 and 6 only (of 10), 4to (vol.4 315mm. x 260mm., vol.6 297mm. x 228mm.), vol. 4 with engraved title and 150 illustrations of coats-of-arms in the text, vol.6 with printed half-title and 160 engraved illustrations only. (Vol.6 dampstained). Vol.4 in contemporary half calf and mottled boards (worn and crudely rebacked), vol.6 in 20th-century green cloth (Svodnyi katalog 8837; Bitovt 2567; Obol’ianinov 1848; Zaionchkovskii 298). Sold not subject to return
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