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THE LAST DAYS OF SEVASTOPOL
New York:Alfred A. Knopf. 1943. 1st edition, stated. xii+225pp. Illustrated with folding map to front. With 2 page Publisher announcement laid in. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Red boards lightly soiled along edges with gilt on spine still bright. Internally, endpages slightly age toned but free of previous owners marks or signatures. The dust jacket is still in one piece and not price clipped, but lightly soiled, rubbed, and shelfworn with wear to all edges and folds. Overall, a very good copy with a good dust jacket.
$20.00
THE LITTLE GRANDMOTHER OF THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION. REMINISCENCES AND LETTERS OF CATHERINE BRESHKOVSKY
Boston:Little Brown and Company. 1919. 5th edition. 348pp. Hardcover.  Beige boards lightly soiled and shelfworn, with wear along edges, spine ends and edge points.  Page edges soiled.  Internally a previous owners inscription to inside front board, with a long bookplate covering same. The half title has two photographs mounted,of a woman and described as "as I snapped her on Thursday morning. February 20, 1919. M. Tidwell, Wellesley Mass.". Otherwise, paper slightly age toned but clean. The binding is tight and hinges intact although cracked at half title page.  A good solid copy.
$35.00
THE MENACE OF THE MOB
New York:Nicholas L. Brown. 1921. 1st edition. 115pp+6pp ads. With portrait frontispiece. Hardcover. Boards lightly soiled and shelfworn along edges and spine ends. Label on spine strip soiled and chipped around edges. Page edges soiled. Internally, end pages age toned with a previous owners initials to inside front board otherwise pages clean. *Containing The Menace of the Mob, The Blossoms of Bourgeoisie and When Christ Shall Rise Again.
$25.00
THE OIL FIELDS OF RUSSIA AND THE RUSSIAN PETROLEUM INDUSTRY.  A PRACTICAL HANDBOOK ON THE EXPLORATION EXPLOITATION, AND MANAGEMENT OF RUSSIAN OIL PROPERTIES
Including Notes on the Origin of Petroleum in Russia. A Description of the Theory and Practice of Liquid Fuel.  London:Crosby, Lockwood and Son. 1908. 2nd Edition, Revised. xix+415pp. Copiously Illustrated. Hardcover. Blue boards lighlty soiled, rubbed and shelfworn. Gilt on spine still bright. Light wear to edges and spine ends.  Page edges soiled.  Internally a previous owners name/address inked to 1st free end-page, otherwise pages clean and bright. The binding is tight and hinges intact. A very good, clean, bright copy. *A large heavy book, postage will be at cost. 
$600.00
THE PRESENT STATE OF RUSSIA (No. 2: Russia Through European Eyes)
New York:Da Capo Press. 1968. 2 volumes; 352pp; 432pp. With 2 folding maps to first volume. Facsimile reprint of the 1722-23 edition. Hardcover. Light soiling along edges of red boards from dust residue.  Internally, pages clean and bright. Maps do not look like they have ever been unfolded.  
$100.00
THE PRIVILEGE WAS MINE. A RUSSIAN PRINCESS RETURNS TO THE SOVIET UNION
London:Jonathan Cape. 1959. 255pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Aside from light soiling to page edges and a previous owners inscription to top of 1st free end-page, a very good, clean copy.  The dust jacket is rubbed with wear to edges and seams but still in very good condition.  
$25.00
THE PROPHET UNARMED. TROTSKY: 1921-1929
New York:Oxford University Press. 1959. (xv)+490pp. . Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. A very good, clean copy, inside and out with a very good, slightly rubbed and shelfworn, unclipped dust jacket. *The second volume in a trilogy, but totally self-contained, covering the years of the great struggle between Stalin and Trotsky, from the end of the civil war (1921) up to Trotsky's banishment (1929).
$25.00
THE RED HEART OF RUSSIA
New York:The Century Company. 1918. 1st edition. 480pp. Illustrated with photographs. Hardcover.  Red boards soiled and shelfworn, with wear along edges and spine ends. Page edges soiled. Internally, end-pages are age-toned, with an inscription, signed by the Author, on the 1st free end-page. Otherwise pages are clean, unless they are adjacent to a plate, which may have caused age-toning. The binding is tight and hinges intact, but cracked at pp.478/479. *Beatty was a journalist who, accompanied by John Reed, LouiseBryant and others, went on a trip to Russian in 1917. She interviewed Leon Trotsky and members of the Women's Battalion, whose courage and strength impressed her. This is her book about that trip.
$60.00
THE RISE OF THE GULAG. INTELLECTUAL ORIGINS OF LENINISM.
New York: Continuum. (1981). 329pp. Hardcoverwith dust jacket. Dust jacket in very good condition with a small tear to front cover. Book is in very good clean condition. 
$15.00
THE ROAD TO LIFE. (AN EPIC OF EDUCATION) IN 3 PARTS.
Moscow:Foreign Languages Publishing House. 1951. xxi+416pp; 342pp; 424pp. Hardcovers with slipcase.  All 3 volumes in very good, clean condition inside and out. Slipcase is broken with bottom edge missing. 
$35.00
THE ROADS TO RUSSIA. UNITED STATES LEND-LEASE TO THE SOVIET UNION
Norman:University of Oklahoma Press. (1969). 1st edition. xix+326pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Book in fine condition, with a near fine, slightly shelfworn, dust jacket.  * "The story of United States Lend-Lease to Soviet Russia during World War II has not previously been told in its entirety anywhere. It rests on primary research, important parts of it from State Department archives and other United States government sources, supplemented, where possible, by published Soviet sources."
$30.00
THE RUSSIAN CHURCH AND RUSSIAN DISSENT COMPRISING ORTHODOXY , DISSENT, AND ERRATIC SECTS.
New York:Harper & Brothers. 1887. 1st edition. ix+310pp.+10pp ads. Hardcover.  Ex-library, with sticker to spine strip and bookplate to inside front board. Otherwise, boards are lightly soiled and very sun-faded. Internally, aside from bookplate, pages are clean and bright. The binding is tight and hinges intact.
$35.00
THE RUSSIAN CONQUEST OF BASHKIRIA 1552-1740. A Case Study in Imperialism (Yale Russian and East European Studies 7)
New Haven:Yale University Press. 1968. x+214pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  A very good, clean copy with a very good clean dust jacket. As new.
$35.00
THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE. HISTORICAL AND DESCRIPTIVE
London:T. Nelson and Sons. 1882. (vii)+528pp. Illustrated with 3 folding maps. Hardcover. Brown boards lightly soiled and shelfworn, with wear along edges and spine ends. Edge points gently worn.  Page edges soiled.  Internally pages clean and bright, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The first 2 maps have small tears where attached. Otherwise a very good copy.
$75.00
THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE. ITS PEOPLE, INSTITUTIONS, AND RESOURCES (No. 4: Russia Through European Eyes)
New York: Da Capo Press. 1968. 2 Volumes, xxvii +432pp; viii + 463pp. Illustrated.  Facsimile reprint of 1856 edition. Hardcover. Red Boards lightly shelf-worn and lightly soiled from dust residue. Page edges lightly soiled. Internally, pages clean and bright. A very good, bright set. *Translated by Robert Farie.
$35.00

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