COATS OF ARMS OF THE PROVINCES.
Gerby gubernii i oblastei Rossiiskoi Imperii. [Coats of Arms of the Provinces and Regions of the Russian Empire.] St. Petersburg: [Ministry of Interior Affairs], 1880.
4to. Title, contents leaf, and 82 chromolithographed plates only (of 83). Original blindstamped cloth. 6 plates loosely inserted from another copy and with cropped rough margins, rebacked preserving original spine, abrasions and dents to upper cover.
FIRST EDITION of this rare armorial, each plate with fine chromolithographs by Ilin. Fekula 2038.