Staryi Peterburg: Rasskazy iz Byloi Zhizni Stolitsy [Old Petersburg: Stories from the Past Life of the Capital--trans.]
Pyliaev, M. I.
Price: 1,000.00 USD
St. Petersburg: Suvorin, 1903. 485, profusely illus. with 123 etchings and engravings, text somewhat darkened & some foxing, pencil notations on a few pages. Tears in margins of a few pages, white spots on boards. The history of St. Petersburg from before the founding of the capital until the beginning of the 19th century. Text is in Russian. Third Edition. fair to good.