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Zvezdochka [Star]

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Biblionne
Published
1910?
Condition
In good condition, stained on some pages.
Edition
#1—[12] pp., ill.; #2—[20] pp., ill.; #4—[12] pp., ill.
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$1,309.00

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N.p., N.p., 1910? Handwritten miniature children's magazine created by an unknown child. Issues includes fairy tales, short stories, verses (by Russian children's poets), riddles, rebuses, magazine subscriber's drawings and 'readers' letters'. According to these letters, a child made this magazine in a countryside, where she/he spent summer holidays. In 'Our Post' column a child wrote that she/ he missed his friends,… Read more
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P'esy [Plays].

by Chekhov Anton

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Biblionne
Published
1897
Condition
in good condition, rebacked
Edition
335 pp.
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$3,700.00

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Sankt-Peterburg, А.С. Suvorin, 1897. First edition of Anton Chekhov's first collection of plays. The book includes seven plays: Medved' (The Bear), Predlozhenie (A Marriage Proposal), Tragik ponevole (A Tragedian in Spite of Himself), Lebedinaia pesnia (Kalkhas) (Swan Song), Ivanov, Chaika (The Seagull), Diadia Vania (Uncle Vanya). First book edition of five plays (except A Tragedian in Spite of Himself and Ivanov).… Read more
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Casse-Noisette [The Nutcracker]. Ballet-Feerie en 2 actes. Op. 71. Pour piano seul S. Taneyev

by Tschaikowsky P.

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Biblionne
Published
1892
Condition
In good condition, owner’s marks, bookstore stamp to the first cover and title page, first cover restored
Edition
[2], 171 pp. notes, plate # 16669
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$3,300.00

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Moscow, chez P. Jurgenson, [1892] Title in Russian and French. Lithographic original edition of this reduction. Tchaikovsky started to work on the score before his only trip to the US in May 1891. He held Opening Night concert at Carnegie Hall in New York, his appearance make Hall an important musical venue in the United States. After his return home he continued… Read more
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