From the library of "Russia's greatest philosopher."
In Two Volumes. Volume II containing a translation of the short treatise of logic by Dharmakirti, and of its commentary by Dharmottara, with notes, appendices and indices. Leningrad Akademi Nauk 1930-32
First edition Two volumes, pp.xii, 560; vi, 468. Bibliotheca Buddhica XXVI A good/very good set in later Russian binding of half cloth, marbled boards, original front wrappers bound in. From the library of the philosopher and South Asianist, Alexander Moiseyevich Piatigorsky, with his signatures and occasional ink annotation.
A remarkable association copy of the first edition of this master work. Piatigorsky was called "Russia's greatest philosopher" in his Guardian obituary.