SIGN UP TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Sign up to receive regular updates, curated lists, catalogues, and information about fairs and events.

19th century Russian literature

 

Filter

Showing 1-10 of 16 Results

View as List Grid
Set Descending Direction
Page
per page
  1. Limited edition, one of 100 copies in a deluxe binding on handmade paper and signed in ink by the artist on the justification, this being number 87; folio (33 x 24 cm); 9 full-page pochoir illustrations, borders and vignettes after Masyutin; original half vellum, vignette in colour to the upper cover, an excellent example.

    £1,800
  2. Number 70 of 750 copies; 8vo; printed in red & black, colour illustrations by Paul Nash, some toning to endpapers; original red morocco, upper covers with onlays in black, red & cream designed by Paul Nash, spine a touch faded.

    £800
  3. First edition; large 4to (31.5 x 23 cm); 48 chromolithographs (including one frontispiece) and 105 in text illustrations after A. Zhaba, red edges, white moiré endpapers, slight staining to margins; original pictorial cloth binding with gilt detail, dog design to lower cover, spine with gilt title and peacock and spider design, upper cover a little faded and minor staining to spine, edges bumped, overall a very good copy.

    £1,500
  4. Limited edition, number 127 of 275 copies; 4to (255 x 190 mm, 10 x 7 1/2 in); frontispiece, title vignette, 9 illustrations in text in two or three colours plus tailpieces by Alexeieff, Preface by Prince D. Sviatopolk-Mirsky; later quarter vellum over black cloth boards, after the original, gilt title to spine and front cover, top edge gilt, others uncut some minor spotting, as usual, otherwise very good.

    £675
  5. First edition; 4to (25 x 17 cm); title, half-title, 565pp., endpapers replaced, minor foxing; nineteenth-century quarter green morocco, spine with raised bands gilt ruled, initials 'A. K.' to lower part, neat repairs to spine, a good copy.

    £3,000
  6. First Russian edition; small 8vo (16 x 10.5 cm); five parts in 2 vols; all parts with own half-titles and titles; occasional spotting, light marginal waterstain to several ll. in V part. Contemporary brown calf, gilt spines, initials 'A.M.' in gilt to lower spines, gilt edges; upper cover of vol. one partly split, lower spine of vol.II slightly chipped, traces of removed exlibrises on upper pastedowns.

    £1,250
  7. 2 vols; 8vo (20.9 x 13.4 cm); 5 engraved plates, occasional spotting and offsetting from plates; contemporary quarter calf over marbled boards, green morocco labels to spine, compartments gilt ruled; minor restoration to spines; half-title, titles in Russian and French, engraved frontispiece, LXI, 245, [3] pp.; half-title, titles in Russian and French, 378, [3] pp., a copy copy.

    £8,000
  8. Twelve issues (XXVII to XXXVIII) in two parts (No. 95-96) in 1 vol. 8vo. 335 (including title), [1](table of contents); 288pp.; very occasional light spotting; contemporary calf-backed marble boards, flat spine lettered in gilt; extremities slightly rubbed.

    £850
  9. 8vo (22.5 x 14 cm); frontispiece engraved by A. Grachev, 111 pp., including half-title and title, xvi, [2]; pp. v-vi with upper corner torn off without any text loss, parallel texts in French and Russian, followed by 19 poems in French only; contemporary half-calf over marbled boards; extremities of the spine restored.

    £4,250
  10. 16vo (16.5 x 12 cm); half-title, title-page with frontispiece, 323pp; original printed grey boards with orange spine, a fine copy.

    £150
 

Filter

Showing 1-10 of 16 Results

View as List Grid
Set Descending Direction
Page
per page

Contact us for more information about 19th century Russian literature

+44 (0)20 7493 0876