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Over At Uncle Joe's: Moscow and Me, Atkinson, Oriana
1 Atkinson, Oriana Over At Uncle Joe's: Moscow and Me
Indianapolis The Bobbs-Merrill Company 1947 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and tattered. Illustrated by Paul Galdone 
Red cloth binding. Author photo on rear jacket panel. The author was the wife of New York Times journalist Brooks Atkinson and spent 10 months in Moscow immediately after World War II and relates her experiences. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 325 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Pilgrimage through Hell, Avinov, Marie; Chavchavadze, Paul
2 Avinov, Marie; Chavchavadze, Paul Pilgrimage through Hell
Englewood Cliffs, NJ Prentice Hall 1968 Hardcover Good in Fair dust jacket; Boards worn, owner name on front free endpaper, foxing to page tops and fore-edges, jacket tattered. 
Though she was born to nobility, Marie Avinov went against her family's wishes and married a commoner, though her aristocratic genetics kept her under constant surveillance after the Russian Revolution and throughout the Stalinist era. Her economist husband was arrested many times before being shot. ; 275 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Dmitry:  Called the Pretender, Tsar and Great Prince of all Russia, 1605-1606, Barbour, Philip L.
3 Barbour, Philip L. Dmitry: Called the Pretender, Tsar and Great Prince of all Russia, 1605-1606
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1966 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered. 
Photographs. Maps and tables by Samuel H. Bryant. Index, bibliography. Black cloth binding. Map endpapers. ; 387 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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The Ipatyev Monastery, Bryusova, V. G.
4 Bryusova, V. G. The Ipatyev Monastery
Moscow Iskusstvo 1982 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn at corners and spine extremities. 
Laminated boards. Text in Russian. Short summary and list of illustrations in English. Many color photographs. A look at the beautiful Ipatyev Monastery built in the 14th century across from the city of Kostroma, Russia. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 201 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Russia's Iron Age, Chamberlin, William Henry
5 Chamberlin, William Henry Russia's Iron Age
Boston Little, Brown and Company 1934 Third Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Ex-school library copy as noted by stamp on front pastedown. Spine sunned, boards worn. 
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 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Sonya:  The Life of Countess Tolstoy, Edwards, Anne
6 Edwards, Anne Sonya: The Life of Countess Tolstoy
NY Simon and Schuster 1981 0671240404 / 9780671240400 First Printing Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket taped to endpapers, remainder mark on page bottoms, gift inscription, front hinge weak. 
Index, illustrations. A biography of the famous novelist's wife and their stormy marriage. ; 512 pages 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Russian Kerchiefs and Shawls, Efimova, L. ; Belogorskaya, R.
7 Efimova, L. ; Belogorskaya, R. Russian Kerchiefs and Shawls
Leningrad, Russia Aurora Art Publishers 1985 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Importer's label and remnants of other label on front pastedown, owner writing on half-title. 
Pictorial hardcover. Many color photos. A survey of Russian kerchiefs and shawls from the 18th-20th centuries. ; 166 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Halperin, Charles J. Russia and the Golden Horde: the Mongol impact on medieval Russian history
Bloomington Indiana University Press 1985 0253350336 / 9780253350336 Second Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly shelfworn. 
Gray cloth binding. ix, 180 pp. Index, bibliography, illustrations, notes. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Russia and the World:   A Study of Soviet Foreign Policy, Hayter, Sir William
9 Hayter, Sir William Russia and the World: A Study of Soviet Foreign Policy
London Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd 1970 0436191318 / 9780436191312 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket soiled and rubbed, page tops, bottoms and fore-edges foxed and stained. 
World Realities; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 130 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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St. Petersburg 300:  A Biography of the City As Viewed from the Vantage Point of the 300th Anniversary of its Founding, Jackson, George D. (editor) ; Ugrinsky, Alexej (editor)
10 Jackson, George D. (editor) ; Ugrinsky, Alexej (editor) St. Petersburg 300: A Biography of the City As Viewed from the Vantage Point of the 300th Anniversary of its Founding
Lima, Peru And Hempstead, NY Universidad Nacional Mayor De San Marcos and Hofstra University 2008 9789972463891 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Softcover with French Flaps. Text in English. Articles by various scholars on various aspects of Russian history stemming from a 2003 conference held at Hofstra University. Topics include: Courtly Cuisine: 18th Century Gastronomy in 18th century St. Petersburg, Russian Style Churches, Conflict, Community and the Jews of the late 19th Century, Post Soviet Art, Development of the Banking System in Post-Soviet Russia and others. ; 204 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Third Rome:  Holy Russia, Tsarism & Orthodoxy, Johnson, Matthew Raphael
11 Johnson, Matthew Raphael The Third Rome: Holy Russia, Tsarism & Orthodoxy
Washington, D.C. Foundation for Economic Liberty 2004 0974230308 / 9780974230306 Second Edition Softcover Very Good 
Bibliography, index. ; 244 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Memoirs of a Russian Diplomat: Outposts of the Empire, 1893-1917, Kalmykow, Andrew D. ; Kalmykow, Alexandra (editor)
12 Kalmykow, Andrew D. ; Kalmykow, Alexandra (editor) Memoirs of a Russian Diplomat: Outposts of the Empire, 1893-1917
New Haven, CT Yale University Press 1971 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed and soiled, else a clean, tight copy. 
White cloth binding. Index, photos. ; Yale Russian and East European Studies; 290 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Between Two Worlds:  The Life of a Young Pole in Russia, 1939-46, Karol, K. S.
13 Karol, K. S. Between Two Worlds: The Life of a Young Pole in Russia, 1939-46
NY Henry Holt 1986 0805000992 / 9780805000993 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Translated from the French by Eamonn McArdle. Map endpapers. ; 309 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Catherine: the Portrait of an Empress, Kaus, Gina
14 Kaus, Gina Catherine: the Portrait of an Empress
NY The Literary Guild 1935 1125284358 / 9781125284353 Reprint Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, pages toned. 
Translated from the German by June Head. Black cloth binding. Illustrations. ; 384 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Sexual Relations and the Class Struggle and Love and the New Morality, Kollontai, Alexandra; Holt, Alix (translator)
15 Kollontai, Alexandra; Holt, Alix (translator) Sexual Relations and the Class Struggle and Love and the New Morality
Montpelier, Bristol, UK Falling Wall Press 1972 Softcover Good; Owner name on front cover, some pages with highlighting and marginalia, covers scuffed. 
Green printed wraps. Two essays on Bolshevik political philosophy originally published in 1919. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 26 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Memoirs of a Revolutionist, Kropotkin, Peter
16 Kropotkin, Peter Memoirs of a Revolutionist
NY Dover Publications Inc. 1971 0486224856 / 9780486224855 Reprint Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers scuffed, else a clean, tight copy. 
New introduction and notes by Nicolas Walter. Unabridged republication of the 1899 original edition with extensive annotations and supplementary material. Index. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 557 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The March of Muscovy:  Ivan the Terrible and the Growth of the Russian Empire, 1400-1648, Lamb, Harold
17 Lamb, Harold The March of Muscovy: Ivan the Terrible and the Growth of the Russian Empire, 1400-1648
Garden City, NY Doubleday and Company 1948 Later Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered, boards rubbed. 
Red cloth binding. Map endpapers. Author photo on rear jacket panel. Index. Ev; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 309 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Belarus Secret, Loftus, John; Miller, Nathan (editor)
18 Loftus, John; Miller, Nathan (editor) The Belarus Secret
NY Alfred A. Knopf 1982 0394522923 / 9780394522920 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Author photo on rear jacket flap. Index. "The first full account of an extraordinary clandestine operation carried out in direct defianceof presidential orders: How certain government agencies, in the aftermath of World War II, smuggled into the United States hundreds of Nazi collaborators from Eastern Europe -and have continued to protect them from investigation and deportation." ; 196 pages 
Price: 13.00 USD
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The Positive Hero in Russian Literature, Mathewson, Rufus W.
19 Mathewson, Rufus W. The Positive Hero in Russian Literature
NY Columbia University Press 1958 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket soiled and tattered, owner name on front free endpaper. 
Green cloth binding. Index, bibliography. Library of Congress number 58-6620. The author contends that "positive heroes", whose hard work and "humorless optimism" populate much of Soviet literature since the Revolution, have their roots in earlier literary figures. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 364 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Navy of the Russian Empire, Mishanov, Valentin (editor)
20 Mishanov, Valentin (editor) The Navy of the Russian Empire
St. Petersburg, Russia Slavia Art Books 1996 5886540113 / 9785886540116 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner name and gift inscription on title page. 
Translated from the Russian by Arthur Shkarovsky-Raffe. Text in English. Many photos and illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 287 pages 
Price: 70.00 USD
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