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Recognition Handbook of Russian Aircraft

By: N/A

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: Air Publication: 1942

Seller ID: 2283092

Condition: Very Good


Pencil name and ink note on front wrapper, general light wear. 1942 Soft Cover. Air publication 1480E. An identification guide to Russian aircraft. Includes black-and-white illustrations. Tabbed sections include: A: Single Engined Monoplane Landplanes; B: Twin Engined Monoplane Landplanes; C: Three Engined Monoplane Landplanes; D: Four Engined Monoplane Landplanes; E: Single Engined Biplane Landplanes; F: Multi Engined Biplane Landplanes; G: Flying-books Float Seaplanes ... View more info

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The Romanovs and the Crimea: Catherine II, Alexander I, Nicholas I, Alexander II, Alexander III, Nicholas II

By: N/A

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: The Russian Nobility Descendants Union / Kruk: 1993

Seller ID: 2283761

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed and toned. 1993 Trade Paperback. 167, [1] pp. A brief account of the lives of Romanovs, in Russian and English text, with numerous photographs captioned in Russian. View more info

Image for Treaty between Her Majesty and the Emperor of All the Russias for the Marriage of H.R.H. the Duke of Edinburgh with H.I.H. the Grand Duchess Marie Alexandrowna of Russia. Signed at St. Petersburg, January 22, 1874. (Russia. No. 1 (1874).) [His Royal Highness] [Her Imperial Highness] [Alexandrovna]

Treaty between Her Majesty and the Emperor of All the Russias for the Marriage of H.R.H. the Duke of Edinburgh with H.I.H. the Grand Duchess Marie Alexandrowna of Russia. Signed at St. Petersburg, January 22, 1874. (Russia. No. 1 (1874).) [His Royal Highness] [Her Imperial Highness] [Alexandrovna]

By: N/A

Price: $50.00  $40.00

Publisher: Harrison and Sons: 1874

Seller ID: 2283762

Condition: Good


Appears to have been removed from a larger volume of government papers - evidence of sewings at binding edge, but no thread remains, so pages are loose. 1/2 inch closed tear to top edge, small smudge on first page. 1874 Disbound. [12 pp.] A government document memorializing the marriage between Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh, the second son of Queen Victoria and Prince Alfred, to Grand Duchess Marie Alexandrowna of Russia. Included also are the articles dictating the t... View more info

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The Dowager Empress Marie Feodorovna of Russia: A Life in Pictures, 1847-2006 (Eurohistory Commemorative Photobook #VI)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: Kodak: 2006

Seller ID: 2286538

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 2006 Large Hardcover. A photo history of the life of Marie Feodorovna. Maria Feodorovna (26 November 1847 – 13 October 1928), known before her marriage as Princess Dagmar of Denmark, was a Danish princess and Empress of Russia as spouse of Emperor Alexander III (reigned 1881–1894). She was the second daughter and fourth child of King Christian IX of Denmark and Louise of Hesse-Kassel; her siblings included Queen Alexandra of the United Kingdom, King Fred... View more info

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Grand Duke Konstantin Nicholaievich of Russia and His Descendants. The Konstantinovich Grand Dukes: A Photo Album

By: N/A

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: Kodak: 2006

Seller ID: 2286539

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 2006 Large Hardcover. A photo history of the life of Grand Duke Konstantin Nicholaievich. Grand Duke Konstantin Nikolayevich of Russia (Russian: ??????????? ??????????? ????????; 21 September 1827 – 25 January 1892) was the second son of Tsar Nicholas I of Russia and younger brother of Tsar Alexander II. During the reign of Alexander II, Konstantin was an admiral of the Russian fleet and reformed the Russian Navy. He was also an instrumental figure in the ... View more info

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Trailing the Bolsheviki: Twelve Thousand Miles with the Allies in Siberia

By: Ackerman, Carl W.

Price: $75.00  $60.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2284891

Condition: Very Good


First edition. A few light spots on boards. 1919 Hard Cover. xvi, 308 pp. 8vo. A work describing the political climate following World War I, and the rise of Bolshevism, by a New York Times correspondent who later became well known for his biography of George Eastman. View more info

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The Emperor Alexander I

By: Almedingen, E.M.

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: The Vanguard Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283739

Condition: Good


First American edition. Boards lightly spotted, 2 inch closed jacket tear, jacket price removed. 1966 Hard Cover. 257, [1] pp. 8vo. A biography of the Russian tsar who ruled from 1801 to 1825. View more info

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The Emperor Alexander II

By: Almedingen, E.M.

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: The Bodley Head: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2287062

Condition: Very Good


First edition. One inch tear to rear jacket flap hinge along top edge, a few small chips to jacket base, a few faint spots to jacket spine. 1962 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 367 pp. Alexander II (Russian: ?????????? II ???????????, tr. Aleksandr II Nikolayevich, IPA: [?l???ksandr ft??roj n??k??laj?v??t?]; 29 April 1818 – 13 March 1881)[1] was the Emperor of Russia from 2 March 1855 until his assassination on 13 March 1881. He was also the K... View more info

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The Sword and the Shield: The Mitrokhin Archive and the Secret History of the KGB

By: Andrew, Christopher; Mitrokhin, Vasili

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: Basic Books: 2001

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2285949

ISBN: 0465003125

Condition: Near Fine


5th printing. 2001 Hard Cover. xxxv, [1], 700 pp. The Sword and the Shield is based on one of the most extraordinary intelligence coups of recent times: a secret archive of top-level KGB documents smuggled out of the Soviet Union which the FBI has described, after close examination, as the most complete and extensive intelligence ever received from any source. Its presence in the West represents a catastrophic hemorrhage of the KGB's secrets and reveals for the first tim... View more info

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The Russian Diary of an Englishman: Petrograd, 1915-1917

By: Anonymous

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: Kirtas Books: 2000

Seller ID: 2283750

Condition: Fine


2000 Trade Paperback. xiii, [1], 228 pp. A print-on-demand reproduction of the anonymous diary first published in 1919 by William Heinemann of London, providing firsthand accounts of life in Russia leading up to the October Revolution in Petrograd in 1917. View more info

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Catherine the Great

By: Anthony, Katharine

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1926

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2270159

Condition: Very Good


Fourth printing. Edges lightly rubbed, faint stains on top page ridge. 1926 Hard Cover. 331 pp. This work is primarily a story wherein Anthony has woven the portrait of a real woman into the pattern of 18th Century politics. The reader is introduced to Catherine, the statesman, who unites Russia, destroys Poland and participates in the American Revolutionary War. The reader also sees Catherine, the jealous mistress of men, who at sixty has a lover of twenty-five. The boo... View more info

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The White Book: Evidence, Facts, Documents - Part I: Rightless in an Alien World; Part II: Espionage and Subversion under Cover of 'Human Rights' Campaign

By: Association of Soviet Lawyers; Smirnov, L.; Modjoryan, L.; Modrzhinskaya, E.; Bannov, B.; Gorshunova, Tatyana; Grace, Yevgenia

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: Progress Publishers: 1981

Seller ID: 2205906

Condition: Very Good


Jacket lightly toned, 1/4 inch closed tear on front jacket edge. 1981 Hard Cover. 246, [2] pp. 8vo. A Cold War propaganda piece claiming the emigrants 'from the USSR to the capitalist world are oppressed and deprived of rights. It tells that freedom of the individual in the West means unemployment, social inequality, humiliation, and family tragedies. The book gives evidence of how imperialist special services make use of freedom of movement for ideological subversion an... View more info

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Peter III, Emperor of Russia: The Story of a Crisis and a Crime

By: Bain, R. [Robert] Nisbet

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: Scholarly Press, Inc.: 1972

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2286108

ISBN: 0403004659

Condition: Very Good


Reissue. 1972 Hard Cover. xvi, [4], 208 pp. 8vo. 1972 reissue of the 1902 original. A biography of Emperor Peter III of Russia, including a critical bibliography of other biographies that preceded it. View more info

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My Russian Life

By: Bariatinsky, Anatole Marie

Price: $250.00  $200.00

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co.: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2286109

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Edges and first few gatherings lightly foxed, small dealer bookplate on front endpaper, one gathering repaired at binding. 1923 Hard Cover. xii, [13]-351, [1] pp. 8vo. Translated by Vivian le Grand. A memoir by one of Russian Empress Alexandra's maids of honor. Illustrated with photographic plates. Princess Maria Victorovna Bariatinskaya was one of the Empress Alexandra's first maids of honour (along with Countess Maria Alexandrovna Lamsdorff and Princess ... View more info

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A Year in Russia

By: Baring, Maurice

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: Kirtas Books: 2000

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2283751

Condition: Fine


2000 Trade Paperback. xix, [1], 319, [1], 40 pp. A print-on-demand facsimile the 1907 original, which was composed mainly from letters contributed to the Morning Post during 1905, the year of the Russian Revolution. View more info

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Religion and Culture in Early Modern Russia and Ukraine

By: Baron, Samuel H.; Kollmann, Nancy Shields

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1538190

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Includes original jacket. 1/2 inch surface tear on rear jacket panel.Very Good. 1997 Hard Cover. viii, 213 pp. Focusing on the lived experience of individuals in Russia and Ukraine, twelve essays explore continuity and change comparatively and in the context of larger interpretative issues, such as popular culture, mentality, and religiosity. View more info

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Here Comes the Polly: A Biography of a Russian Built Gunboat (The Politkofsky)

By: Becker, Ethel Anderson

Price: $7.00  $5.60

Publisher: Superior Publishing Company: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205333

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A very nice copy.Half-inch tear to top edge of jacket front, very minor surface tear to jacket front. 1971 Large Hardcover. 127 pp. Politkofsky was a small Russian-built sidewheel gunboat that patrolled the Alaskan Panhandle in the 1860s. She was built of yellow cedar at New Archangel, or Sitka, and was 120 feet (37 m) in length and 152 tons displacement. Early copper boilers and a cross-head engine installed, and these came from an earlier ship Imperator ... View more info

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The Grand Dukes: Sons and Grandsons of Russia's Tsars Since Paul I

By: Beeche, Arturo E.

Price: $45.00  $36.00

Publisher: Eurohistory.com: 2013

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2285904

ISBN: 0977196186

Condition: Fine


Signed by author without inscription. Autographed by the Author sticker on front jacket panel. A fine copy. 2013 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 241 pp. Arturo E. Beéche, founder and publisher of The European Royal History Journal, thought of the idea for an anthology on Russia's Grand Duchesses in 2004. Consequently, a companion book on the Russian Grand Dukes became imperative. The Grand Dukes: Sons & Grandsons of Russia's Tsars Since Pa... View more info

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The Other Grand Dukes: Sons and Grandsons of Russia's Grand Dukes, Volume II--Sequel to The Grand Dukes

By: Beeche, Arturo E.

Price: $45.00  $36.00

Publisher: Eurohistory.com: 2012

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2285906

ISBN: 0985460393

Condition: Fine


Signed by author without inscription. Autographed by the Author sticker on front jacket panel. A fine copy. 2012 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, 248 pp. Foreword by HRH Prince Michael of Kent. Included in this unique work, the Second Volume in a two-volume series, are 18 biographies of Russian grand dukes. These were the junior lines of the Russian Imperial Family at the time of the Revolution in 1917: Vladimirovichi, Pavlovichi, Konstantin... View more info

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An Englishman in the Court of the Tsar: The Spiritual Journey of Charles Sydney Gibbes

By: Benagh, Christine

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: Conciliar Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283753

ISBN: 1888212195

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 1 inch closed internal tear along jacket spine, otherwise an excellent copy. 2000 Hard Cover. 296 pp. 8vo. Map precedes text. Set against the turbulent backdrop of the early twentieth century, this fascinating true-life account reads almost like a novel. Demoralized by the encroaching liberalism of the Anglican Church, Englishman Charles Sydney Gibbes travels abroad in a crisis of faith. Finding work as a tutor to the Russian aristocracy, his world is chan... View more info

Forgotten Class: The Russian Bourgeouisie from the Earliest Beginnings to 1900

By: Bill, Valentine T.

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: Frederick A. Praeger: 1959

Seller ID: 1309276

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed.Very Good. 1959 Hard Cover. CONTENTS: Preface; Morozov Family: The Archetype of the Russian Bourgeoisie; Bright Beginnings Come to Naught; Giant Obstacle: The State; A Puritanical Goad; Tracks to Success; Bloom and the Blight; A Distorted Image; Stunted Roots; Footnotes; Bibliography. View more info

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Life and Thought in Old Russia

By: Blinoff, Marthe

Price: $9.00  $7.20

Publisher: The Pennsylvania State University Press: 1961

Seller ID: 1532404

Condition: Very Good


Includes original jacket. Lightly rubbed.Very Good. 1961 Hard Cover. 222 pp. 9 1/4 x 7. CONTENTS: Preface; 1. People and Places; 2. Manners and Society; 3. Popular Beliefs and Traditions; 4. Faith and the Church; 5. Book Learning and Education; 6. Art and Esthetics; 7. National Consciousness and Ideologies; A Brief History of Russia; Chronological Tables. View more info

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Reminiscences of Court and Diplomatic Life, in Two Volumes

By: Bloomfield, Georgiana Baroness

Price: $75.00  $60.00

Publisher: Kegan Paul, Trench, & Co.: 1883

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 2283734

Condition: Very Good


Sixth edition. Front hinge of first volume just beginning to loosen, owner bookplate (H.H.B.) on front endpaper of each volume, first few leaves of first volume a bit foxed. 1883 Hard Cover. Complete in two volumes. xi, [1], 341, [3], 38; vii, [1], 348 pp. 8vo. A biography by a British courtier who served as maid of honor to Queen Victoria, and later became a diplomat's wife. Her marriage brought her to the courts at St. Petersburg, Berlin, and Vienna. Includes three por... View more info

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Russian Coronation 1896: The Letters of Kate Koon (Bovey) from the Last Russian Coronation

By: Bovey, Kate Koon

Price: $150.00  $120.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2285035

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed and signed by Kate Koon Bovey on front flyleaf ('To Juliene Bryan, I am delighted to send you this book, Kate Koon Bovey'). Boards lightly stained and faded, interior excellent. 1942 Large Hardcover. 50 pp. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs. A privately printed collection of letters written by Bovey to her parents from Moscow, providing a firsthand account of the coronation of Czar Nicholas II. View more info

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The Volunteer Army and Allied Intervention in South Russia 1917-1921: A Study in the Politics and Diplomacy of the Russian Civil War

By: Brinkley, George A.

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2284550

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Very good in fair jacket. Jacket spine faded, jacket edges rubbed with minor loss, tape repairs on jacket reverse, minor pencil notes on rear endpaper. 1966 Hard Cover. 446 pp. An examination of the Allied forces' relations with the Russian civil war. View more info

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The Demetrius Legend and Its Literary Treatment in the Age of the Baroque

By: Brody, Ervin C.

Price: $9.00  $7.20

Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press: 1972

Seller ID: 1839353

Condition: Very Good


Includes original jacket, lightly foxed.Good. 1972 Hard Cover. 323 pp. A thorough and fascinating work on the son of Ivan the Terrible, who escaped assassination when he was just a boy, and his portrayals in literature since. Dr. Brody analyzes the use in two baroque dramas of the Demetrius legend. Central to it and to much of the literary interest in it are the origin, personality, and motivation of Demetrius himself, and his figure as treated in these drama is the foca... View more info

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Russian Revolution (Problems in Civilization)

By: Brower, Daniel R.

Price: $3.00  $2.40

Publisher: Forum Press: 1979

Seller ID: 1296351

Condition: Very Good


Some pages dog-eared. 1979 Trade Paperback. 88 pp. CONTENTS: POLITICAL LEADERSHIP: P.V. Volobuev; William G. Rosenberg; Oskar AnWeiler; Theodore H. Von Laue; Harvey Asher; SOCIAL REVOLUTION AND BOLSHEVIK INSURRECTION: John L.H. Keep; Lazar Volin; Marc Ferro; II. Mints; Robert V. Daniels. View more info

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Recollections of Imperial Russia

By: Buchanan, Meriel

Price: $125.00  $100.00

Publisher: George H. Doran Company: 1924

Seller ID: 2283809

Condition: Very Good


Spine faded with a few tiny spots. 1924 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vii, [8]-277, [1] pp. 8vo. A history of Imperial Russia with firsthand accounts of time spent there by the daughter of the ambassador Sir George Buchanan, who served in various posts, and was present in Petrograd during the Russian Revolution. Nineteen half-tone photographs and illustrations. View more info

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Petrograd: The City of Trouble, 1914-1918

By: Buchanan, Meriel

Price: $125.00  $100.00

Publisher: W. Collins Sons & Co. Ltd.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283854

Condition: Good


First edition. Boards rubbed and soiled, split along rear joint, front free endpaper removed, ink name and date on front endpaper. 1918 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 262, [4] pp. 8vo. A history of Imperial Russia with firsthand accounts of time spent there by the daughter of the ambassador Sir George Buchanan, who served in various posts, and was present in Petrograd during the Russian Revolution. View more info

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The Dissolution of an Empire

By: Buchanan, Meriel

Price: $125.00  $100.00

Publisher: John Murray: 1932

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2284276

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing. Front endpapers a bit foxed, ink name on front paste-down. 1932 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 262, [4] pp. 8vo. A history of Imperial Russia with firsthand accounts of time spent there by the daughter of the ambassador Sir George Buchanan, who served in various posts, and was present in Petrograd during the Russian Revolution. View more info