Moscow in its past and present
Moscow in its past and present: a Luxuriously-illustrated edition dedicated to the memory of Moscow historian I. E. Zabelin: [12 issues]
Moscow book Publishing company "Education". Part one: the Book. I: (Vol. 1). - [2], 144 c.: Il., 29 L. illustrations not included in pagination; Vol. II: (Vol. 2). - 138 p.: ill., 26 L. illustrations not included in pagination. Part two: the Book. I: (Vol. 3). - 110, [2] c.: Il., 26 L. illustrations not included in pagination; Vol. II: (Vol. 4). - 128 p.: ill., 24 L. illustrations not included in pagination. Part three: the Book. I: (Vol. 5). – SS. 129-250: Il., 23 L. illustrations not included in pagination; Vol. II: (Vol. 6). - 140, [2] s.: Il., 25 L. illustrations not included in pagination. Part four: the Book. I: (Vol. 7). - 116 c.: Il., 24 L. illustrations not included in pagination; Vol. II: (Vol. 8). - 124, [2] s.: Il., 24 L. illustrations not included in pagination. Vol. 9. - 106, [2] p.: Il., 22 L. illustrations not included in pagination. Vol. 10. - 88 p.: ill., 27 L. illustrations not included in pagination. Vol. 11. - 126, [2] p.: Il., 25 L. illustrations not included in pagination. Vol. 12. - 120, [2] c., 24 L. illustrations not included in pagination. : 32x24 cm In 6 modern bibliophile half-bound with bandages and gold embossing on the spines and front covers. Rifles with brown specks. Art publishing art editions except 2 and 4 are stored under the covers. Covers of issues 1, 3, 5-7 working hood. P. Afanasiev, issues 8-9 - M. Demyanova. On the cover of vol. 5-8 owner's entry in ink: "From the books of Rila" and owner's stamp: "Architect I. V. Rylsky". Cover vol. 3, 6, 9 restored. Individual pages with traces of moisture, Fox spots. Has owner's notes in pencil. Good preservation. This edition was attended by prominent historians, archaeologists, art historians of the early twentieth century, among them J. N. Anuchin, S. K. Bogoyavlensky, A. K. Borozdin, A. N. Veselovsky, I. Grabar, A. A. Kiesewetter, M. K. Liubavskii, A. I. Uspensky, N. E. Efros and many others. . the Main goal of the publication is to "highlight the highlights of the development of the city of Moscow from its earliest times to the present day, to account for its cultural contribution to the life of Russia, to catch her "special mark". It will provide an overview of the most typical manifestations of everyday life of Moscow – the political and the religious, mental and social, economic and artistic. The review will be scientific in content and popular, available for wide circles of readers in the presentation. The most prominent part is a Department of household, i.e. the description of classes, of morals, home life and community, creativity, literature and art, folk games, entertainment and amusements. Not to be overlooked and the history of the territorial development of the city, starting from the time of its original settlers and the history of the most remarkable buildings, gates, towers, palaces, churches and monasteries..." (from the Preface). The first 6 issues dedicated to the history of pre-Petrine Moscow, issues 7-9, the period of the XVIII - early XIX centuries, episodes 10-12 - the period of XIX - early XX centuries the Book is richly illustrated with portraits, views of Moscow and Moscow region estates, paintings of major historical events, plans, photos clothes, utensils etc., with reproductions of paintings by Russian artists V. I. Surikov, V. M. Vasnetsov, I. E. Repin, A. Benois, and others. Luxury gift edition!
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