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The Invasion of Crimea: Its Origin, and an Account of Its Progress Down to the

The Invasion of Crimea: Its Origin, and an Account of Its Progress Down to the by Alexander William Kinglake

William Blackwood and Sons, 1863. Hardcover. Very Good. 8 Volume set. Suitable for a gift. Beautiful half calf, brown levant...

$2,401.00
The Rites and Ceremonies of the Greek Church,  in Russia; Containing an Account of Its Doctrine, Worship and Discipline

The Rites and Ceremonies of the Greek Church, in Russia; Containing an Account of Its Doctrine, Worship and Discipline by King, John Glen

London: Printed for W. Owen; J. Dodsley; J. Rivington; and T. Becket and P.A. DeHondt, 1772. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very G...

CAD $3,030.00
O sluzhbie v garnizonie, ili o razvodakh, karaulakh i chasovykh. Sobrano pri Glavnom shtabe 1-i armii [On serving in the garrison, or regarding the Razvod, armed guard duty, and sentinels. Compiled by the Headquarters of the First Army]

O sluzhbie v garnizonie, ili o razvodakh, karaulakh i chasovykh. Sobrano pri Glavnom shtabe 1-i armii [On serving in the garrison, or regarding the Razvod, armed guard duty, and sentinels. Compiled by the Headquarters of the First Army] by [Paskevich, Ivan Fedorovich (1782-1856)?]

[Mogilev]: V Polevoi Tipografii Glavnogo Shtaba 1-i Armii, 1819. Octavo (17.7 × 11.1 cm). Contemporary patterned calf; al...

€1,800.00
Travels Through the Southern Provinces of the Russian Empire, in the Years 1793 and 1794 (Two Volumes)

Travels Through the Southern Provinces of the Russian Empire, in the Years 1793 and 1794 (Two Volumes) by Pallas, P. S

London: John Stockdale, 1812 552 pages, plus 24 of 25 plates (lacking #20; nine folding), 3 folding maps; 523 pages, plus 26 of ...

$2,000.00
THE OAK AND THE CALF. A MEMOIR. SKETCHES OF A LITERARY LIFE IN THE SOVIET UNION

THE OAK AND THE CALF. A MEMOIR. SKETCHES OF A LITERARY LIFE IN THE SOVIET UNION by Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr I

NY: Harper & Row, 1980. First US edition, first prnt. Signed by Solzhenitsyn on the front free endpage for Kroch's & Brentano's ...

$1,900.00
Description Historique Et Topographique De Moskow Ou Details Sur Les Moeurs Et Usages Des Habitans De Cette Grande Ville Sur Les Palais, Monumens, Tombeaux Des Czars, Monasteres, Eglises, Edifices Public Qu'Elle Renferme, Sur Les Fetes Et Ceremonies

Description Historique Et Topographique De Moskow Ou Details Sur Les Moeurs Et Usages Des Habitans De Cette Grande Ville Sur Les Palais, Monumens, Tombeaux Des Czars, Monasteres, Eglises, Edifices Public Qu'Elle Renferme, Sur Les Fetes Et Ceremonies by Richter, Johann Gottfried (1764-1829) / J. Richter / Johann Gustaf Richter

Paris: Pillet, 1812. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo. 67pp, modern black buckram with gilt lettering at spine, textured...

$1,695.00
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 [Second Edition, Revised, Inscribed To Ralph Arnold)

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 [Second Edition, Revised, Inscribed To Ralph Arnold) by Thompson, A. Beeby [Inscribed By The Author To Ralph Arnold]

London: Crosby, Lockwood And Son, 1908. 2nd Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good +. Maps, Charts, Photographs. Xix, 504 ...

$1,100.00
Memoirs  (Author Signed)

Memoirs (Author Signed) by Gorbachev, Mikhail

New York: Doubleday. As New in As New dust jacket. 1996. First Edition; First Impression. Hardcover. 0385480199 . Seller had thi...

$899.97
[Tatar Folk Proverbs] Tatar chalyk makal

[Tatar Folk Proverbs] Tatar chalyk makal'lare by Isanbet, Naki [also Nake, Nakyi]

Kazan, Republic of Tatarstan [Russia]: Tatarstan kitap Nasrijaty / Tatarskoe knizhnoe izd-vo, 1959. First Edition. Hardcover Ha...

$812.50
Russia: Or, a Compleat Historical Account of All the Nations Which Compose That Empire

Russia: Or, a Compleat Historical Account of All the Nations Which Compose That Empire by Georgi, Johann Gottieb (1738-1801)

Pall-Mall, London, 1780-1783: For J. Nichols, T. Cadell, H. Payne, C. Dilly and N. Conant. First English Translation. Octavo. I...

$750.00
History of the Russian empire : from its foundation, by Ruric the pirate, to the accession of the Emperor Alexander II.

History of the Russian empire : from its foundation, by Ruric the pirate, to the accession of the Emperor Alexander II. by TYRRELL, Henry

1859 History of RUSSIA Russian Empire Tyrrell Battles Scene Turks Crimea 3vHenry Tyrrell was a 19th-century historian known for ...

$599.00
Memoirs (Autographed)

Memoirs (Autographed) by Gorbachev, Mikhail S

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Doubleday, 1996. 769pp/illus. Gorbachev's autobiography. Has autographed card tipped in on title...

$575.00
Living Water A Novel in Four Parts

Living Water A Novel in Four Parts by Kozhevnikov, Alexei

Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1954. Green/blue/gilt covers. Frontispiece of Kozhevniko Liberary of Selected Soviet...

$940.50
The campaign in the Crimea: an historical sketch. Second series.

The campaign in the Crimea: an historical sketch. Second series. by BRACKENBURY, George

1856 1st ed Campaign in CRIMEA War Russia Ottoman Color Illustrated BrackenburyA highly rare 1856 first edition account of the C...

$550.00



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