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Fresh example of this richly illustrated work dedicated to fifty years jubilee of the judicial reform. It comprises memoirs of the people who were directly involved in the implementation of the reform by compiling judicial statutes and supervising their execution. In his work Koni (1844 – 1927), a Russian jurist and judge, also included biographies of the most prominent pioneers of the reform, such as D.A. Rovinskii, M.E. Kovalevskii, D.N. Nabokov, A.I. Urusov and F.N. Plevako, many of whom he knew personally.
Avenir Nizoff (émigré, pianist, who lived in Edmonton, Canada, in the second half of the 20th century, and gathered a very large library of Russian works of all kinds).