Text in Russian. Small folio (11-5/8" x 9") cloth decorated to front and spine; DJs. 503, (1) + 694, (2) + 433, (2) pp. Profusely illustrated (b/w and color). Many pages of bibliography. Unobtrusive private library stamps. Minor issues consistent with age.
Probably the most extensive reference on Russian and Soviet decorative art. From the earliest time to the beginning of the 20th Century. Three large and heavy volumes contain 1600+ pages and 1000+ illustrations. Weight over 15 pounds.