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Luka Mudischev

by Barkov, Ivan; illustrated by Alex Gamburg

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Published
1982
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n.p.: Manuscript Publishing House, 1982. [93p.], 11x14 inch paperback, signed by illustrator Alex Gamburg. Some minor scuffing to the spine, otherwise very good. Eighteenth century erotic poetry with new illustrations. English translation appears together with the original Russian.
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Land and Government of Muscovy: A Sixteenth-Century Account

by Staden, Heinrich von, Thomas Esper, editor

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Published
1967
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£14.78

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Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1967. Hardcover. xxiii, 142p.,cloth boards, map illustrated endpapers, illustrated. Very good in like jacket.
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New York, 1936. 8.5x11 inch handbill, chipped around the edges but text intact. Announces events celebrating the 25th anniversary of "Novogo Mira" (New World), including a grand ball, a mass-meeting, and a banquet.
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£18.47
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The Russian Fur Trade 1550-1700

by Fisher, Raymond H.

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Published
1943
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£25.86

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1943. xi, 275p., has a couple illustrations on inserted coated stock and a fold-out map on heavy onionskin, the hardcover first edition in 9.5x6 inch brown cloth boards gllt and plain printed dust jacket. Cloth casing is very bright and sound, pastedown bears a generic bookplate and several light scuff marks, the map is… Read more
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Life magazine: vol. 46, #8, February 23, 1959: Gwen Verdon: her joyous strutting knocks Broadway cold

by Luce, Henry R., editor, Gwen VerdonAlfred Eisenstadt, Joan Crawford, et al.

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Published
1959
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Chicago: Time Inc, 1959. Magazine. 120p., 10.5x14 inches, articles, photo-essays, reviews, interviews, fashion, ads, politics, worn magazine in stapled pictorial wraps with unfortunate hole-punches in spinefold for binding and light wear. Cover story on Verdon and Fosse's "Redhead" with glorious cover photo of the star strutting her stuff. Also the Hoodlum Network with many photos of the Mafiosa and… Read more
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Washington DC: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, 1984. Hardcover. xvii, 463p (plus Keys to Maps), hardcover first edition in 9.5x6 inch green cloth boards and plain printed dust jacket; careless packing bent and slightly tore the head rim of this handsome volume a little, else absolutely "as new". Has a couple line maps, one folding. Dumbarton Oaks Studies… Read more
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£51.72
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The Struggle for Baltic Markets; Powers in Conflict 1558-1618

by Attman, Arthur

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Published
1979
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£36.95

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Goteborg: Kungl. Vetenskaps- och Vitterhets-Samhallet, 1979. Paperback. 232p., illustrated with one line map (very last leaf), text entirely in English, softbound in 9x6 inch plain printed (but rubricated) grey wraps (laid lines, nice stock), continental-style paperback with overlapping covers (a bit worn) and closed signatures (a former owner read all the way through and opened neatly, without a wrong… Read more
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University Park: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 2004. Paperback. NB, this is a "Short" text, it is abridged: viii, 342p., illustrated with a number of modern line maps and same quantity of period portrait facsimiles, softbound in 9x6 inch glossy decorated wraps, an immaculate copy: sound, clean, unmarked.
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£11.08
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Moscow: Planeta, 1979. Fifteen long postcards, about 8.25 inches across, each with a double view, depicting people and places in the Soviet-era autonomous republic.
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Moscow: Nauka, 1969. 417p., hardcover, corners bumped, otherwise minor shelfwear. Ownership signature of the noted Mongolist James Bosson. "In old and new Mongolia." Aleksei Vasilievich Burdukov was a prominent scholar of Mongolia and founder of the first Soviet school there.
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Joseph Brodsky: Collected poems in English; poems written in English & poems translated from the Russian

by Brodsky, Joseph, various translators, edited by Ann Kjellberg

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Published
2000
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9780374125455
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New York: Farrar , Straus and Giroux, 2000. Hardcover. xiv, 540p., editor's note, selected bibliography, notes, index of titles & first lines, near-fine first edition stated in quarter-cloth boards and bright unclipped dj. Russian exile who had been placed in a mental institution as a "parasite" and "anti-Soviet pornographer" and had also served 18 months on a farm in… Read more
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Paris: Calmann-Levy, 1965. Paperback. 281p., illustrated from period woodcuts showing Russian soldiers, their weaponry, their horses and how outfitted, Moscow as it were from the air, also outlying regions. Softbound in 8x5.5 inch decorated wraps, mild edgewear to covers and a reader's crease to spine panel, generally sound and entirely clean and unmarked. A good to very good copy… Read more
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The Basic Economic Law of Modern Capitalism

by Alekseyev, A.

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Published
1955
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Moscow: Foreign Languages Pub, 1955. 68p., wraps, 8x5 inches, wraps lightly worn and soiled, old price stamp on front wrap else very good condition.
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Berlin: Gruppy russkikh anarkhistov v Germanii, 1923. 258p., hardcover, fold-out map at rear has a closed tear but remains present; front endpaper stained, several internal rubberstamps of the Russian-American Co-Operative Society in Howell, Michigan. History of the Makhnovist movement.
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£92.36
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San Francisco: Russian Life Daily, [195-]. 5.5x8.5 inch leaflet printed both sides, very good; text by a "group of recent emigrants from USSR" reprinted from the local Russian newspaper. Advice to the American people "to preserve your wonderful country and its sound Constitution from the infiltration of the poisonous germs of communism.
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Prague: Problems of Peace and Socialism, 1979. Magazine. One issue of the monthly of this 7x10 inch magazine, 72p, cover wraps have small bumps and smudges, pages toned throughout, edge and shelf worn, else in good condition. North American edition of the monthly journal "Problems of Peace and Socialism" published in Prague. Generally reflecting the views of the "Workers… Read more
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n.p.: Izd. A.K.G.S. Sh. [Anarkho-Kommunistich Grupp Severnoy Amerike], 1921. 178p., hardcover, minor shelfwear, otherwise very good. An American imprint in Russian, translating Grave's "Société mourante et l'anarchie," for which he had been sentenced to prison.
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Nestor Makhno Нестор Махно

by Akhinʹko, Viktor Ахинько, Виктор

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Published
2000
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Moscow: Folio, 2000. 556p., very good hardcover. Novel about the anarchist.
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Reminiscences of Lenin

by Krupskaya, N. K; translated from the Russian by Bernard Isaacs

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Published
1979
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New York: International Publishers, 1979. Paperback. 553p., wraps, 5.25x8 inches, frontispiece portraits of Krupskaya and Lenin, wraps worn, sticker scar on front wrap, spine creased else good fourth printing.
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New York: Golos Truda, 1917. 183p., hardcover, minor shelfwear, otherwise very good. An American imprint in Russian, translating Grave's "Société mourante et l'anarchie," for which he had been sentenced to prison.
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£110.84