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DEMIANOVA, GENIA.
Comrade Genia: The Story of a Victim of German Bestiality in Russia Told By Herself.
. with a Preface by Ronald Scarfe . London, Nicholson & Watson; [1941] First Edition , xii,128pp. pale blue cloth, somewhat faded, spine rubbed, sl. worn, no jacket.
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Book number: NAZ-WO110
GBP 8.50 [Appr.: EURO 9.75 US$ 11.24 | JP¥ 1277]
Catalogue: Russian History
Keywords: Nazi Russia

 
KOTOSIKHIN, GRIGORIJ
O Rossii V Carstvovanie Alekseja Mixajlovica. [ = Russia in the Reign of Aleksej Mixajlovic] .
. Text [in Russian] and Commentary by A[nne] .E. Pennington , Oxford University Press, 1980, XVI, 775pp. Fine hardback, no d/j. (ISBN: 0198156391) .
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Book number: F0637
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 39.5 US$ 46.27 | JP¥ 5259]
Catalogue: Russian History
Keywords: Loft 3 Russian History 0198156391

 
LYALL, ROBERT
The Character of the Russians and a Detailed History of Moscow and Also Containing a Dissertation on the Russian Language and an Appendix Which Contains Tables, Political, Statistical and Historical,
. An Account of the Imperial Agricultural Society of Moscow, A Catalogue of Plants Found in and Near Moscow, An Essay on the Origin and Progress of Architecture in Russia &c. &c. London, Cadell, and Edinburgh, Blackwood, 1823, 639 pp. with 13 coloured aquatints including a fold out panorama of Moscow and one uncoloured aquatint, 9 black and white engravings (2 fold out) being a total of 23 plates and also a large fold out engraved plan of Moscow, with three woodcut/diagrams in the text. The text pages have a wide margin and the text is clean apart from some light offsetting from the plates onto the text and a small amount of foxing on a few pages. The black and white engravings have some light browning, generally at the edges of the plates. There is some overpainting on the fold out coloured panorama aquatint of Moscow. Marbled page edges. The leather and marbled boards have come away from the binding and the spine is missing. There are two 4 cm (1.6 inch) tears in the large fold out plan of Moscow which do not affect the city plan. One black and white plate which has a small fold out section at the bottom is frayed at the bottom edge. The coloured aquatint opposite the title page has two frayed corners. The size of the book is approximately 22 x 28 cm (8.7 x 11 inches).
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Book number: F3181
GBP 4500.00 [Appr.: EURO 5052 US$ 5948.53 | JP¥ 676220]
Catalogue: Russian History
Keywords: Rare Russian History

 
VON SMITT, FRIEDRICH. [ ALSO FEDOR IVANOVICH ]
Zur Naeheren Aufklaerung Ueber Den Krieg Von 1812. Nach Archivalischen Quellen.
. Mit Einer Lithographierten Karte. Leipzig und Heidelberg. C.F. Winter'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1861. VI, 558pp, Original edition. 8vo. 1 folding-out lithographed map (partially coloured). Original contemporary cloth spine with gilt title and paper covered boards, cloth re-enforced corners sl. Bent, small dent to one edge of front board, overall good to very good condition, small brown spot on pp 350/353, faint browning to top edges. First edition. OCLC Number:458915530.
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Book number: F3025
GBP 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 84.25 US$ 99.14 | JP¥ 11270]
Catalogue: Russian History
Keywords: Russia Russsian Russland Russische France French Frankreich Französische Preussen Deutschland Germany Prussian War Krieg Napoleon Napoleonic Wilhelm Zar Tsar Alexander Danilewskij Danilewsky History Geschichte Military Militärgeschichte Austria Tilsit Mil

 
SUMNER, B.,
Survey of Russian History.
. Duckworth, London, 1944, 464pp.plates,illustrated, first edition. bound, text yellowed more so towards the end and the notes on books, pp 451 - 456 are underlined in red, inner hinges cracked but boards attached. Ex-libris on first paste-down. top/bottom spine frayed. with and hanwritten note by the author (warden of All Souls, Oxford ) dated 24 VI 1950, his obituary from The Times. also a handwritten card from ...Hill sent from St. Petersburg 1900 (= Dame Elizabeth Hill ?) [RL 2/1].
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Book number: F1111
GBP 6.50 [Appr.: EURO 7.5 US$ 8.59 | JP¥ 977]
Catalogue: Russian History
Keywords: Bibliophile Signed Signed-Lot Russian History Russia Slavic Thornslav

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