C1896 Russian Slovak Leather Religious Bible Old Believer Orthodox Church Prayer For Sale
Rare & unknown Russian book, with many interestingly presented leaves. We cannot translate Russian, so feel free to contribute. Spine in worn red leather, raised bands with loss at foot; boards are paper covered, also well worn with some rounding and paper loss. Text in red and black, attractive woodcut headers, initials and footers throughout. Hinges intact, a couple leaves loose, some more stained than others. Manuscript dating from 1840-1896 on what looks to be a calendar section, as shown, thus date estimated at c1896. Unknown content, but paper is hand laid and watermarked, possibly much older than the estimated date. Any additional info welcomed. Good luck! Measures 6.75" x 4".
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C1896 Russian Slovak Leather Religious Bible Old Believer Orthodox Church Prayer: $285