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Album of Patriotic Verses. Written on the Occasion of the Present War.

Al'bom patrioticheskikh stikhotvorenii napisany po sluchaiu sovremennoi voiny

1854
Illustrated by M. Vladimirov, Illustrated by Alexander Jegórowitsch Beidemann (Russian, 1826–1869), Publisher Press of the Imperial Academy of Sciences (St. Petersburg)


Place of Publication: St. Petersburg, Russia

Dimensions

Overall: 32.7 x 26 x 1 cm (12 7/8 x 10 1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

41.331

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one lithograph and ten wood engravings

Not On View

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Illustrated books

(St. Petersburg: Press of the Imperial Academy of Sciences, 1854) Large quarto; [1 f.] 44 pp. [1 f.], plus frontispiece; contemporary half gilt-stamped brown calf, marbled paper boards.


St. Petersburg: Press of the Imperial Academy of Sciences, 1854

Provenance

Emperor Alexander II of Russia (1818-1881, ruled from 1855); Philip Hofer,Cambridge, MA (1898-1984), by whom given to MFA, May 8, 1941.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Hofer, Esq.