1890s IMPERIAL RUSSIAN ARMY ARTILLERY MANUALS LOT RARE

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  • Item Category: Books, Paper & Magazines
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  • Sold Date: Feb 13, 2007
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A UNIQUE opportunity to acquire a large lot of practically impossible to find today Artillery manuals of the Imperial Russian army.
15 HARDCOVER ARTILLERY MANUALS IN RUSSSIAN - ALL FROM 1890s - EARLY 1900s
The following books are offered in this lot (I am providing the Russian titles in the English phonetic transcription as well as the translations of those titles) :
1. 1905 "Rukovodstvo po Artilleriyskomu Delu dlia Uchebnyh Komand Krepostnyh Artilleriy Beregovyh Krepostey" (Manual of Artillery for the Training Squads of Fortress Artillery of Coastal Forts" by Lieutenant N. Selitsky (or Kronshtadt Garrison). 254 pages, illustrated.
2. 1895 "Vneshniaya Ballistika" (External Ballistics) by Colonel N. Zabudsky, professor of the Mikhailovskaya Academy of Artillery. With numerous tables and 11 large fold-out plates. 578 pages + plates. Complete.
3. 1885 "Kurs Artillerii : Ustroistvo i Upotrebleniye Artillerii i Ruchnago Oruzhiya - Chast 1 (Course of Artillery: Construction and Use of Artillery and Hand Weapons. Part 1" by V. Pashkevich. Complete with 583 pages.
4. 1880 "Sbornik Svedeniy o Materialnoi Chasti Polevoy, Osadnoy, Krepostnoy i Beregovoy Artillerii v Rossii i v Inostrannyh Gosudarstvah" (Guide to Material Base of the Field, Siege, Fortress, and Coastal Artillery of Russia and of the Foreign States) by Major-General A.P. Engelgart. Compl
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