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THE TRAGEDY OF RUSSIA. IMPRESSIONS FROM A BRIEF VISIT
New York:Simon & Schuster. 1933. (xii)+164pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Blue boards clean with gilt on spine lightly rubbed, with page edges soiled. Internally, a very good, clean copy, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact.  The dust jacket is soiled, with small chips/tears along edges and folds, still near very good condition.  *"I should like to warn the reader that this book is based upon a very brief visit to Russia in the summer of 1932. Whatever the value the book may have will depend upon the background of judgment, not upon the area of observaton......Most of the material here printed has appeared in a series of articles published by the Saturday Evening Post, to whose courteous editors acknowledgment is hereby made. Chapter IV, on "The Religious Revolution in Russia," has not been published before."...dj    
$350.00
THE UKRAINE. A HISTORY
London:Cambridge University Press.  1940.  xvi+404pp.  Illustrated with 5 maps (2 folding).  Hardcover with dust jacket.  Book in very good, clean condition.  Green boards with gilt design on front cover and title on spine still bright.  Internally, aside from slight age-toning to end pages, a very good clean copy with no previous owners marks or signatures.  The dust jacket is age-toned and soiled with of a bit wear to edges, still in one piece however and still doing it's job. 
$95.00
THERE'S NOT A BATHING SUIT IN RUSSIA AND OTHER BARE FACTS
London:Brentano's Publishers. ND(ca:1927). 155pp. Illustrated by Herb Roth. Hardcover.  Green boards lightly soiled and shelfworn, with spine hinges rubbed and ends worn. Edge points gently bumped and worn to boards. Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. Front end-pages white, rear decorated. The binding is tight and hinges intact.
$25.00
THROUGH THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION.
Moscow: Progress Publishers. (1967). Stated 1st printing. 238pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Dust jacket is age-toned and soiled. Otherwise in very good condition. Internally, a very good clean copy.
$20.00
TO THE FINLAND STATION. A Study in the Writing and Acting of History
New York:Harcourt Brace & Company. (1940). Stated 1st edition. 509pp. Hardcover sans dust jacket. Signed and inscibed by the author on the first free end-page.  Red boards are soiled/faded at spine and for about an inch on spine edge of both front and rear cover. The binding is tight; hinges intact; and edge points still sharp. Internally, end-pages are age toned but otherwise the pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owners name penciled in on the top of the first free end-page with the authors inscription across the middle of the page. Inscription reads "To Ebbie Given in hope that he will live to see the better ordered world planned by the people in this book. from Edmund Wilson [dated] May 22, 1943."
$400.00
TSAR OF FREEDOM. THE LIFE AND REIGN OF ALEXANDER II
Archon Books. 1968. xii+324pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket.  A very good, clean copy inside and out. The dust jacket has a small tear to upper edge of front panel, with rear panel soiled, still in very good condition. It is not price clipped.  * "A biography of Alexander II, the liberal Tsar of Russia who was responsible for the freeing of the serfs and who attempted to give a more democratic government to his country. It is also a picture of Russia in the 19th Century."....dj
$35.00
UNENDING BATTLE
New York:Harper & Brothers, Publishers. nd (ca:1936) xv+302pp.+map at end. Hardcover with dust jacket. Beige boards slightly soiled along edges and spine label lightly shelfworn. Page edges lightly soiled. Internally, end-pages lightly age-toned, with a bookseller ticket to bottom edge of 1st free end-page, but otherwise free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. The dust jacket is in very good condition, lightly soiled with wear, including small chips and tears, to edges and folds. It is not price clipped. * "Through the story of General Leo Keresselidze, a Georgian patriot, Captain Armstrong has told of the fight of Georgia against Russia for her liberty. As a plain history of fact, this struggle of a weak but fiercely independent country, which has been going on for generations, is an epic. Told as biography, it is personalized into the stuff of heroic adventure."...dj
$50.00
UNMASKED! The Story of Soviet Espionage
New York:Hawthorn Books, Inc. (1965). 1st American edition, stated. 3.6pp+(12)pp. index. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket.  In very good, clean condition. Book free of previous owners marks or signatures. The dust jacket is lighlty rubbed and shelfworn but still in very good condition. It is not price clipped. *"A Startling account of Russia's spy system -- its methods and exploits -- from the Revolution of 1917 to today's Cold War disclosures."...dj
$25.00
VORKUTA. Translated from the German by Robert Kee
New York:Henry Holt and Company. 1955. 1st edition, stated. 304pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  White portions of boards lightly foxed, otherwise (aside from soiling to page edges) a very good clean copy. No previous owners marks or signatures. The dust jacket looks good and has done it's job well, but with edgewear and several tears. The bottom front corner edge is hanging by a thread. 
$25.00
WAR AND PEACE IN SOVIET DIPLOMACY (Bureau of International Research Harvard University and Radcliffe College)
New York:The Macmillan Company. 1940. 1st edition. x+354pp. Hardcover.  Red boards lightly soiled and shelfworn with wear to edges. Spine strip sun-faded and page edges soiled.  Internally, previous owners inscription to 2nd free end-page, otherwise a very good, clean copy. Binding is tight and hinges intact.
$25.00
WE SOVIET WOMEN
New York:E. P. Dutton and Co., Inc. 1936. 1st American edition. 304pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Boards and spine strip soled and lightly shelfworn. Top edges stained red. Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. A very good copy.
$35.00
WLASSOW, GENERAL SOVIETIQUE, AURAIT PU GAGNER LA GUERRE CONTRE STALINE.
Paris: Editions Andre Bonne. (1953). 279pp. Wrp. Translated rom German 1950 edition. Pages largely uncut. Paper slightly age-toned, otherwise a very good copy.
$25.00

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