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116294
(RUSSIAN POETRY.) BOWRING, John (trans.)

[Cyrillic:] Rossiyskaya antologiya. Specimens of the Russian Poets....

With preliminary remarks and biographical notices.

Availability: In stock

Published: London printed for the author, 1821

Stock Code: 116294

£125
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Notes

First edition of this anthology (misspelt "anathology" on the spine label) which features the works of Derzhavin, Batiushkov, Lomonosov, Zhukovsky, Karamsin, Dmitriev, Krilov, Khemnitzer, Bobrov, Bogdanovich, Davidov, Kostrov, and Neledinsky Meletzky, as well as national songs.

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Description

Duodecimo (162 x 96 mm). Contemporary half calf, red morocco label, spine gilt in compartments, marbled boards and endpapers.

Condition

Contemporary ownership inscription in pencil. Boards and spine lightly scuffed, faint foxing throughout. A very good copy.

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