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Proverbs., Yaniko.

Author Name    Yaniko.

Title   Proverbs.

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Used: Like New

Type   Hardcover

Publisher   Moscow: Yaniko, 1995

Seller ID   IY915-196

LIMITED EDITION of 100 copies, this is number 6. Miniature Book. 1 3/4 x 1 7/8 inches. (268) pp. Text in Russian with typographic headpieces at the head of chapters, 1 illustration, 1 tailpiece; text clean, unmarked. Full gilt-stamped black morocco, 3 raised bands, all edges marbled, decorative end-papers; binding square and tight. From Mel Kavin's private collection. Fine. Mel Kavin had world-wide connections amongst miniature book aficionados. This is a text with 31 chapters of Russian proverbs, printed by the Russian printing house, Yaniko, that has a specialty in miniature books. During the Soviet era, there was a strong tradition of miniature books circulating in the underground, and there were a lot of publishers with great skill in the genre. Yaniko emerged from the Soviet era in the 1990s as a major publisher of miniature books.

Yaniko, Russian

Price = 50.00 USD

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