The tale of the battle on the Kulikovo field, from the illuminated codex of the XVI th century

The tale of the battle on the Kulikovo field, from the illuminated codex of the XVI th century

Leningrad: Aurora Art Publishers, 1980. 193p., upright 14x8.5 inch folio of coated paperstock, the reproductions in color with rubricated title page, bilingual in Russian / English, lavish production in leatherette gilt and lightweight slipcase. Head and tail of spine very slightly scuffed, slipcase rather worn, a very good copy. Text includes separate considerations of the battle narrative "in sixteenth-century miniatures" and "in early Russian literary works"

Cat.No: 168384

Price: $35.00