HERALDRY OF RUSSIA
Gift book in box
A gift edition. Stylish leather handmade binding, gold embossed, three-way shotgun is painted by hand. Figured cutting, decorative escutcheon, the coat of arms of the Russian Federation. Bookend – decorative designer paper with embossing. The headband and the loess silk. Gift box.
Number of pages: 512
Weight: 2100 g
Author or Performer: A. G. Mernik
Lining of metal: escutcheon, the coat of arms of the Russian Federation.
On the pages of this book are the heraldry of Russia, description and images of coats of arms and flags and history of their changes. In Russia heraldry has evolved for several centuries, and it is, of course, inextricably linked with the history of the state. So in this book the reader will find not only interesting coats of arms and flags, but also get acquainted with the history of Russia, its regions, cities and towns – ancient and young, big and small. Despite the General principles adopted in heraldry, coats of arms no equal, because each city is unique, and the emblem is just designed to reflect that. The material is presented in accordance with the administrative division of the Russian Federation. A separate Chapter is devoted to the history of the Russian coat of arms and flag.
The book is well illustrated, is designed for a wide range of readers.