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Slavic Literature:Art From ZH BOOKS


Russkaia Khudozhestvennaia Kul'tura Kontsa XIX-Nachala XX Veka (1895-1907) In Two Volumes

By Alekseev, A. D. et al

Moskva: Nauka, 1968. Hardcover. First edition; 8 ½†x 10 ½†; vol. I pp. [6], 7-441, [3]; vol. II pp. [6], 7-401, [3]; original beige buckram with blue and silver title; printed DJ; profusely illustrated from paintings, photographs, and drawings; minor bumping to corners; vol. I with a slight vertical crease line to first free page; near fine. Jackets very good with a few small nicks and chips to head and tail of spine and corners.


Russkaia Dereviannaia Posuda XVII-XX Vekov. Katalog Vystavki iz Sobraniia Gosudarstvennogo Istoricheskogo Muzeia/ Russian Wooden Dishes and Household Utensils (17th-20th centuries). Catalogue of the Exhibition from the Collection of the State History Museum

By Gosudarstvennyi Istoricheskii Muzei

Moskva: Gosudarstvennyi Ordena Lenina Istoricheskii Muzei, 1981. Soft cover. Very Good. First edition, oblong 8 1/4" x 7 1/2"; unpaginated (pp. 36) + tipped-in separate catalog (pp. 36); original pictorial wraps; minor wear along spine and a few faint crease lines to upper margin of front wrap; very good. Main book illustrated with color plates with subtitles; tipped-in catalog illustrated in b & w. In Russian and English with a short history of the trade and of the collection at the museum.


Jalomiczathal (Bucsecs.) Siebenburgische Karpathen

By [Photogravure by] Paulussen, R. v.; [Original photograph by] Dechy, M. v.

Wien, 1892. Soft cover. Good. First edition; oblong (recto only) 9 1/4" x 12"; heavy cream stock; few minor spots of foxing along margins; heavier foxing to verso (not affecting the print); good or better condition. A beautiful photogravure of the Bucegi (Bucsecs) Mountains - the Easternmost range of the South Carpathians in Romania. It depicts a stunning view of the mountains and a few of the local peoples. The art is from the series the Jahrbuch des Siebenb