[DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION TO MAKLAKOV V.A.] KONY A.F. (1844-1927) Fathers and children of the judicial reform: (To the fiftieth anniversary of judicial statutes) 1864 - November 20 - 1914.
M.: publishing house. 29x22 cm. In publisher’s linen-colored binding with artistic gold and color embossing on the top cover and spine. Minor rubbing of the spine edges. Gift inscription on the title page: «Paris 29 / XII To the esteemed V.A. Maklakov for good memory of working together in 1939. Sincerely devoted A. Khoroshavin». The sketches include biographies of the famous lawyer Plevako F.N., the prosecutor of the Moscow Court Chamber, the famous collector Rovinsky D.A., with whom Koni worked as a secretary, the grandfather of the writer V.V. Nabokov’s grandfather, D.N. Nabokov. The book also includes memoirs of N.I.Stoyanovsky, M.E. Kovalevsky, V.A. Artsimovich, A.M. Bobrishcheva-Pushkin, V. D. Spasovich, Prince A. I. Urusov, and other major figures in the judicial and legal system.