Basil Durasov. Dueling code
Cover handmade genuine leather (shagreen)
Format 147х206 mm
If the dueling code did not fit into the framework of legality, if not the approval of such a code by the government, dare, however, to consider its rules prescribed in the honor, for honor is not less sacred than the state laws.
The book is illustrated with reproduced lithographs by Vasily Vlasov.
Duel can and should take place only between equals.
If the person who offended unintentionally, unwilling to accept the apology of the offender, it is deprived of all its privileges, and all questions concerning the conditions of the duel are resolved by mutual agreement of the seconds or by lot.
A insult to a woman, she is not personally concerned, but directly falls on her natural protector, who becomes offended by the person, and the degree of severity of the insults is increased by one degree.