JONGH, F. and E. de and P. CAMENA d’ALMEIDA.

L'armee Russe D'Apres les Photographies Instantanees Executees par MM. de Jongh Freres.


L’armee Russe D’Après les Photographies Instantanées Executées par MM. de Jongh Frères.

Paris E. Crete and Lemercier for V. Lavallee [c. 1898].

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Fine copy of this celebrated work, illustrating extensively the Russian army at the end of the 19th century: its uniforms, its exercises and its officers. Dedicated to Nicholas II, with a frontispiece of the Tsar.


Folio (40 x 30.5 cm). Half-title, title, frontispiece, dedication, 152 pp. with many photographic illustrations, 8 colour plates; a few small marginal tears without affecting the text. Publisher’s beige wrappers with gilt lettering to upper board; very light spotting.



Stock ID: 86414