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1812 ?. [War between Russian People and Napoleon - NAPOLEONIC WARS] - ?????????, - 1910. 
Tip. Benke Skt. Peterburg 1910 - Folio (41 x 31 cm). Chromolithograhed title, half-title, portrait of Nicholas II, letterpress title, IV, 132 pp., with 8 inset illustrations, 6 plates with tissue guards, incl. 1 double page, multiple illustrations in text (incl. 3 full page); light browning to pages. Contemporary black cloth binding with lettering in gilt to upper cover and spine, gilt edge; slightly rubbed at extremities. Richly illustrated edition published on the occasion of the upcoming 100 years jubilee since the Patriotic war. Well known historian and writer Bozherianov (1852 - 1919) illustrated his narrative with reproductions of rare engravings, famous paintings and historical documents. Academician Lev Dmitriev-Kavkazskiy, in his turn, ensured that the book had grand design worthy of the topic. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
[Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books]
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