In Moscow will auction «the Snow Queen» Tsarevich Alexei

© Provided by the auction house «Russian enamel»snow Queen from the library of the Tsarevich Alexei in the literary FundIn Moscow will auction «the Snow Queen» Tsarevich Alexei© courtesy of the auction house «Russian enamel»

The book Andersen’s «the snow Queen» from the library of Cesarevitch Alexey Nikolaevicha will be put up for auction of rare children’s books, which will be held in the auction house «Russian enamel» in children’s Day, reported the press service of the company.

«One of the unique auction items will be the tale of Hans Christian Andersen’s «the snow Queen», published in Moscow in 1904, only 10 copies. The book comes from the library of Cesarevitch Alexey. A rare edition was printed not for sale in one of the best printers of that time — «the Partnership of skorobogaty A. A. Levenson,» — said in the message.

Supplies of books to the library of the Royal family said the ex-libris of His Imperial Highness Tsarevich and Grand Duke Alexei Nikolaevich of the work of Baron von Felkerzam. The starting bid price is 300 thousand rubles.

Another unique lot childrens book Mayakovsky – the second edition of the poem «Whom to be?» (1930). In addition, the auction will feature a multitude of autographs for children’s writers: Nikolai Nosov, Samuil Marshak, Agnes Barto, Boris Zakhoder, Genrikh Sapgir, Sergei Mikhalkov, Lyudmila Petrushevskaya, McGee and others.

© Provided by the auction house «Russian enamel»»the snow Queen» from the library of the Tsarevich Alexei in the «literary Fund»In Moscow will auction «the Snow Queen» Tsarevich Alexei© courtesy of the auction house «Russian enamel»»the snow Queen» from the library of the Tsarevich Alexei in the «literary Fund»

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