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Patriotic Culture in Russia During World War I
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Patriotic Culture in Russia During World War I

By Jahn, Hubertus F.

Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. Near Fine. 1995. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0801485711 . xii, 229 pages. Black and white illustrations, note, bibliography, and index. A study of Russian popular patriotic culture in World War I tracing the evolution of the displays of symbols, cartoons, dramatic performances, postcards, and cinema. .

$16.00

Cyril and Methodius of Thessalonica:  The Acculturation of the Slavs
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Cyril and Methodius of Thessalonica: The Acculturation of the Slavs

By Tachiaos, Anthony-Emil N.

Crestwood, NY: St. Vladimir's Seminary Press. Very Good. 2001. First American Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 0881411981 . Pictorial softcover. x, 206 pages. Black and white illustrations, photos, and notes. A study of the life and work of these two noted historical figures and an analysis of their ecclesiastical and cultural mission with thoughts on Russia's first encounter with Christianity. .

$12.00

Rasputin:  The Saint Who Sinned
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Rasputin: The Saint Who Sinned

By Moynahan, Brian

Boston: Da Capo Press. Near Fine. 1999. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0306809303 . xii, 400 pages. Black and white photographs and illustrations, bibliography, notes, and index. A biography of the Mad Monk whose manipulative abilities gave him wide influence over Czar Nicholas and Empress Alexandra. .

$10.00

Twentieth-Century Ukraine
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Twentieth-Century Ukraine

By Manning, Clarence A.

NY: Bookman Associates. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1951. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding, Map endpapers. Index. ; 243 pages .

$13.00

In Search of Soviet Gold
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In Search of Soviet Gold

By Littlepage, John D. ; Bess, Demaree

NY: Harcourt, Brace & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1938. Second Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Map endpapers. xv, 310pp. Littlepage was a gold mining engineer and consultant working for the Soviet Gold Trust, most of his time spent in remote locations in Siberia and the Soviet Far East, from 1928-1937. As much a book on the mining industry as a memoir about the Russian people during the Stalinist era. .

$40.00

Moscow and Environs, Leningrad and Environs
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Moscow and Environs, Leningrad and Environs

Nagel Publishers. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Pages toned, owner name on front free . endpaper, jacket sunned and spine and lightly tattered.. 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Red flexible cloth covers. Folding maps bound in of Moscow center, Moscow itineraries, Leningrad center, and Leningrad itineraries. ; The Nagel Travel Guide Series; 256 pages .

$20.00

The Siberians
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The Siberians

By Mowat, Farley

Boston: Little, Brown. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Corners bumped, price sticker on front . free endpaper, stain on rear free endpaper, jacket rubbed.. 1970. First American Edition. Hardcover. Red paper boards quarterbound in purple cloth. x, 360 pages. Endpaper map. Detailed firsthand observations of the people of post World War II Siberia by one of Canada's finest and most well-known authors. .

$20.00

Tigers, Gold, and Witch-Doctors
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Tigers, Gold, and Witch-Doctors

By Digby, Bassett

NY: Harcourt, Brace & Company. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards worn, library stamps and markings, . shaken, front hinge taped.. 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Many black and white photos. ; Ex-Library; 341 pages .

$20.00

Asian Odyssey
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Asian Odyssey

By Alioshin, Dmitri

NY: Henry Holt and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Edges rubbed, top edge toned, scotch tape . on front and rear endpapers, previous owner name, some light foxing.. 1940. First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth, blue topstain. Endpaper map, frontispiece portrait, black and white photos, and index. Memoir of the author's time as a member of the anti-Bolshevik White Guard highlighting his travels through Eastern Europe and Mongolia and contacts with the legendary White General Baron Roman Von Ungern-Sternberg. ; 322 pages .

$60.00

The Popular Science Monthly Supplement (No. V)
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The Popular Science Monthly Supplement (No. V)

NY: D. Appleton & Company. Good; Wraps lightly soiled, page 449-450 has wedge missing from fore-edge . which affects text.. 1877. Softcover. Printed wraps. 385-480 + [9] pp of ads (including rear cover). Articles include: The Bible by Prof. W. Robertson Smith, Copernicus in Italy, Secret Societies in Russia, by D. Mackenzie Wallace, The Conditions of Life in Animated Beings, by Emile Blanchard, Dr. Carpenter on Spritualism by Alfred Russell [sic] Wallace, A Study of Lower Life, The Trial of Jesus Christ by Alexander Taylor Innes, Vital Force, Predominant Delusions, and Curiosities of the Voice. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$30.00

The Way of a Pilgrim and the Pilgrim Continues His Way
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The Way of a Pilgrim and the Pilgrim Continues His Way

By French, R. M. (translator)

NY: Harper and Brothers. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket sunned and toned.. 1952. Second Edition. Hardcover. Quarterbound burgundy cloth with patterned paper-covered boards. Preface by Walterus Truron. Introduction and note by translator. A second edition of these two accounts by an anonymous Russian religious pilgrim who traveled through Russia and Siberia in the 1850s-60s. Two maps. x, 242 pp. .

$20.00

The Siege of Leningrad
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The Siege of Leningrad

By Skomorovsky, Boris; Morris, E. G.

NY: Books Inc.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned.. 1944. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Many photos. Map endpapers. The story of the terrible Siege of Leningrad during World War II. ; 196 pages .

$15.00

The City and the Tsar:  Peter the Great and the Move to the West, 1648-1762
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The City and the Tsar: Peter the Great and the Move to the West, 1648-1762

By Lamb, Harold

Garden City, NY: Doubleday. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket chipped at head of spine.. 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. Burgundy cloth binding. Map endpapers. Index, notes, illustrations. Author photo on rear jacket panel. An absorbing tale of how Tsar Peter the Great moved Russia into cultural and social equality with the rest of Europe. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages .

$15.00

Russia and the Golden Horde:  The Mongol Impact on Medieval Russian History
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Russia and the Golden Horde: The Mongol Impact on Medieval Russian History

By Halperin, Charles J.

Bloomington: Indiana University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly shelfworn.. 1985. Second Printing. Hardcover. 0253350336 . Gray cloth binding. ix, 180 pp. Index, bibliography, illustrations, notes. .

$15.00

Sexual Relations and the Class Struggle and Love and the New Morality
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Sexual Relations and the Class Struggle and Love and the New Morality

By Kollontai, Alexandra; Holt, Alix (translator)

Montpelier, Bristol, UK: Falling Wall Press. Good; Owner name on front cover, some pages with highlighting and . marginalia, covers scuffed.. 1972. Softcover. Green printed wraps. Two essays on Bolshevik political philosophy originally published in 1919. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 26 pages .

$15.00

Dmitry:  Called the Pretender, Tsar and Great Prince of all Russia,  1605-1606
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Dmitry: Called the Pretender, Tsar and Great Prince of all Russia, 1605-1606

By Barbour, Philip L.

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered.. 1966. Hardcover. Photographs. Maps and tables by Samuel H. Bryant. Index, bibliography. Black cloth binding. Map endpapers. ; 387 pages .

$100.00

Between Two Worlds:  The Life of a Young Pole in Russia, 1939-46
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Between Two Worlds: The Life of a Young Pole in Russia, 1939-46

By Karol, K. S.

NY: Henry Holt. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1986. First Printing. Hardcover. 0805000992 . Translated from the French by Eamonn McArdle. Map endpapers. ; 309 pages .

$10.00

Russian Kerchiefs and Shawls
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Russian Kerchiefs and Shawls

By Efimova, L. ; Belogorskaya, R.

Leningrad, Russia: Aurora Art Publishers. Very Good with no dust jacket; Importer's label and remnants of other . label on front pastedown, owner writing on half-title.. 1985. Hardcover. Pictorial hardcover. Many color photos. A survey of Russian kerchiefs and shawls from the 18th-20th centuries. ; 166 pages .

$15.00

Soviet Music
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Soviet Music

By Polyakova, Lyudmila

Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Corners bumped, jacket tattered, pages . toned.. N.D.. Hardcover. Circa 1960s. Gray decorative cloth. Many black and white photographs, name index. Discusses the history of Soviet music, including symphonic music, opera, ballet music, chamber music, oratorios, and popular song. ; 184 pages .

$25.00

Russia's Iron Age
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Russia's Iron Age

By Chamberlin, William Henry

Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Ex-school library copy as noted by stamp on . front pastedown. Spine sunned, boards worn.. 1934. Third Printing. Hardcover. Red cloth binding with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. ix, 400 pp. , index. Seventeen pages of black and white photographs. The author was a longtime journalist for the Christian Science Monitor in the Soviet Union and reports on the famine, forced labor, agricultural collectivization, and other sweeping changes in all facets of Soviet life brought about by the Stalin government. Great photos. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$25.00

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