12mo, pp. 36, with 3 woodcut illustrations; paper browned; upper blank margin of title-page cut away; in the original illustrated wrappers by Falileev.
US $126 €115
Added to your basket:
O’tao. Drama v 2-kh deistviiakh [Drama in Two Acts].
First edition of a short play, set in Japan, by the Shakespeare scholar and translator M. M. Morozov (1897–1952). It was premiered on 15 June 1921.
OCLC locates copies at Harvard, North Carolina, and the British Library. Not in Kilgour.
You may also be interested in...
NEWTONIAN SCHOOLBOOK MARTIN, Benjamin.
The Young Student’s Memorial Book, or pocket Library.
First and only edition. A self-taught schoolmaster in Chichester, Benjamin Martin (1705-1782) ‘began to write, with the avowed intention of bringing down the price of books, especially for the benefit of those who were trying to educate themselves as he had done’ (Oxford DNB). ‘One of the great popularizers of science in the mid-eighteenth century’ (DSB), Martin is probably best known as an early champion of Newton, and Sections 25-6 here are on ‘Sir Isaac Newton’s Universal Theorem’, and Fluxions.
COIN COLLECTORS’ COMPANION [JOBERT, Louis, and Arcangelo AGOSTINI (translator).]
La scienza delle medaglie antiche e moderne. Per ammaestramento delle persone le quali si applicano ad averne la notizia, con nuove scoperte fatte in questa scienza. Opera tradotta dal linguaggio Francese nell’Italiano da Selvaggio Canturani.
First Italian translation of a synopsis of numismatic knowledge by the French Jesuit Louis Jobert (1637–1719), illustrated with eleven plates of coins.