I. Khodchenko, E. Yudina, V. Koloniuk
In forensic science is used a full and objective investigation of a crime or the settlement of a civil claim that requires the use of specialized knowledge, in particular, when examining an expert in the printed editions of Cyrillic. The methodological approaches of eminent scholars on the attribution and cultural evaluation of old printed books are still relevant in the study of book publications by forensic experts dealing with art.
The compilation and description of Slavic editions is of great importance both in terms of cultural studies, history, linguistics, engraving, and in terms of the accumulation of some basis for the comparative study of ancient books in forensic studies of ancient printed matter.
Therefore, for completeness, comprehensiveness and objectivity of expert research in forensic and expert examination of ancient printed editions of Cyrillic printing, the use of the didactic, cultural and bibliographic material of several generations of leading scientists is of great importance.
Key words: old printed publications, Cyrillic printing, book memos, forensic art examination.