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U Arhangel'skogo goroda, u korobel'nogo pristanishcha. Sbornik starin. [In the city of Arkhangelsk, in the ship's resting place. Collection of antiquity]

by Shergin B.

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Biblionne
Published
1924
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in very good condition, chip to spine, owner’s inscriptioin.
Edition
52 pp., 5 ill, notes
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Designed and illustrated by author. Limited to 2.000 copies. First book of Russian Pomor and one of the most original Russian folklore writer. This is collection of six texts and tunes of Northern folk ballads slightly remastered by Shergin who also draw his own illustrations to ballads in style of old Russian paintings. OCLC locates one copy only,in British Library.
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Sankt-Peterburg: tipografiya Imperatorskoj Akademii Nauk, 1885. [6], XXVI, 599 pp.; 8vo, in library binding. In good condition, restoration to duplicate title and original wrappers. Title-page in Russian and German. [Epic of Manas]. The first publication of the Kyrgyz epic of Manas. Published in Kirgizian language by Cyrillic-based alphabet. Manas is probably the world's longest poem. The whole text was recorded about five hundred… Read more
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