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Lenin Photo Cards  - Two Sets
1 Lenin Photo Cards - Two Sets
1984, Moscow, Spineless Very Good 
Two sets of 18 cards each, 5 3/4"w x 8 1/4"h, in folders. The cards are printed in Russian and feature black and white and color photos and illustrations depicting Vladimir Lenin and scenes of revolutionary Russia. The backs of the cards have captions in Russian. Printed in Moscow in 1983 and 1984. 131460 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Russia Reader: History, Culture, Politics (The World Readers), Adele Marie Barker and Bruce Grant
2 Adele Marie Barker and Bruce Grant The Russia Reader: History, Culture, Politics (The World Readers)
Duke Universtiy, 2010, 0822346486 / 9780822346487 Trade Paperback Fine 
Book is as-new with creaseless covers and spine, sharp corners on the covers. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 769 pages. 137217 
Price: 16.95 USD
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English-Russian Dictionary of Science & Technology / Bolshoi Anglo-Russkii Politekhnicheskii Slovar: 100 000 Slov I Vyrazhenii, Akimov, M. V.
3 Akimov, M. V. English-Russian Dictionary of Science & Technology / Bolshoi Anglo-Russkii Politekhnicheskii Slovar: 100 000 Slov I Vyrazhenii
Literaria, 2002, 5944550767 / 9785944550767 Oversize Hardback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 766 pages. 126523 
Price: 65.00 USD
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4 Ballantine, Colin Russian Propliners and Jetliners
England, Airlife, 1993, 1853103810 / 9781853103810 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Full of color illustrations. 118204 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5 Barratt, Glynn The Rebel on the Bridge: A Life of the Decembrist Baron Andrey Rozen, 1800-84
London, Elek Books, 1975, 0236310151 / 9780236310159 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 310 pages. 124411 
Price: 22.95 USD
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6 Barratt, Glynn The Tuamotu Islands and Tahiti
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Univ of British Columbia Pr, 1992, 0774804092 / 9780774804097 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 298 pages. Volume 4 of the Russia and the South Pacific 1696-1840 series. 123575 
Price: 35.00 USD
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North Russian Architecture, Bartenev, I. ; Fyodorov, B. (Cook, Kathleen  Trans.)
7 Bartenev, I. ; Fyodorov, B. (Cook, Kathleen Trans.) North Russian Architecture
U.S.S.R., Progress Publishers, 1972, First Edition Hard Cover Fine 
Book shows very light scuffing only. Gilt lettering on spine. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. First English Edition. Translated from the Russian by Kathleen Cook. Fascinating account of buildings, secular and sacred, in Northern Russia. Chapters include Transonega, the White Sea Coast, Rivers Svid and Onega, Vologda and Lower Vychegda, the Northern Dvina and Pinega and along the River Mezen. The ubiquitous use of timber is especially interesting. Profusely and beautifully illustrated with full page photographs in colour and b/w. Gold endpapers printed with mediaeval images of builders. Very clean book. 322 pages with table of contents at back. Previous owner's inscription on title page. 136500 
Price: 47.95 USD
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Gold in Azure: One Thousand Years of Russian Architecture, Brumfield, William Craft
8 Brumfield, William Craft Gold in Azure: One Thousand Years of Russian Architecture
Boston, MA, David R Godine Publishers, 1983, 0879234369 / 9780879234362 Oversize Hardback Fine Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 431 pages. Full blue cloth boards. Price-clipped dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers. Large format: 8 1/2" w x 11 1/8"h. Beautifully illustrated with 80 color and nearly 300 b&w photos; also includes numerous historical engravings and architectural drawings. 133281 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Saviour on the Blood Memorial Museum: Alexander II and His Age, Butikov, G.
9 Butikov, G. Saviour on the Blood Memorial Museum: Alexander II and His Age
St. Petersburg, 2001, 1559211989 / 9781559211987 Hard Cover Near Fine Pictorial Boards 
Covers show very light shelf wear only, no edge wear, sharp corners, straight, solid binding, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 85 pages with 30 pages of full color full page plates or large scale mosaics, paintings. Building was formerly the Church of Resurrection of Christ -- a very impressive example of Russian architecture. In business for 20 years, we provide excellent customer service and pack with shipping material appropriate to insure your purchase arrives undamaged. 133238 
Price: 46.95 USD
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Imprinting the Devine: Byzantine and Russian Icons from the Menil Collection, Carr, Annmarie Weyl; Davezac, Bertrand; Elliott, Clare
10 Carr, Annmarie Weyl; Davezac, Bertrand; Elliott, Clare Imprinting the Devine: Byzantine and Russian Icons from the Menil Collection
Houston, TX, Menil Foundation, Inc., 2011, 030016968X / 9780300169683 Oversize Hardback Fine Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 168 pages. Full brown cloth boards. Gold endpapers. 135180 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Motherland: A Philosophical History of Russia, Chamberlain, Lesley
11 Chamberlain, Lesley Motherland: A Philosophical History of Russia
N.Y., Overlook Press, 2007, 1585679526 / 9781585679522 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 
A new, unread copy in excellent condition. 103484 
Price: 10.22 USD
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12 Compton, Susan Russian Avant-Garde Books, 1917-34
Cumberland, Rhode Island, U.S.A., MIT Pr, 1992, 0262032015 / 9780262032018 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
175 pages with many full-page color prints of posters, etc. Very clean book and dust jacket with no tears to jacket, very very light edgewear. Book shows very little use with text/interior unmarked in any way. 127093 
Price: 26.95 USD
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The Shadow of the Winter Palace: Russia's Drift to Revolution, 1825-1917, Crankshaw, Edward
13 Crankshaw, Edward The Shadow of the Winter Palace: Russia's Drift to Revolution, 1825-1917
N Y, Da Capo Press, 2000, 0306809400 / 9780306809408 Trade Paperback Very Good Russia 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 429 pages. 140025 
Price: 7.50 USD
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100 Years of Russian Art, 1889-1989: From Private Collections in the USSR, Elliott, David; Dudakov, Valery
14 Elliott, David; Dudakov, Valery 100 Years of Russian Art, 1889-1989: From Private Collections in the USSR
U.S.A., Lund Humphries Pub Ltd, 1989, 0853315493 / 9780853315490 Trade Paperback Near Fine Art 
Book is in excellent condition with very very light shelf wear only and a "discard" stamp on half-title page. Otherwise, as new. Binding is solid and square, creaseless covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 152 pages, filled with full page, full color prints. 139876 
Price: 16.95 USD
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Twentieth-Century Russian Poetry, Glad, John; Weissbort, Daniel
15 Glad, John; Weissbort, Daniel Twentieth-Century Russian Poetry
Iowa City. IA, University of Iowa Press, 1992, 0877453659 / 9780877453659 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 384 pages. 138861 
Price: 9.95 USD
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Unofficial Art from the Soviet Union, Glezer, Aleksandr; Golomshtok, Igor
16 Glezer, Aleksandr; Golomshtok, Igor Unofficial Art from the Soviet Union
London, U.S.A., Secker & Warburg, 1977, 0436477009 / 9780436477003 Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed. Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean. 172 pages, contents include: title chapter by Golomshtok, The Struggle to Exhibit by Glezer, Biographical Notes on the Artist, Manifestos by Leading Artists Bibliography. Photos of artists, many b&w prints, a few in color. Edges/corners are worn but interior remains bright and clean. 106608 
Price: 129.95 USD
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17 Howe, Robin Russian Cooking
London, Andre Deutsch Ltd, 1998, 0233994726 / 9780233994727 Hard Cover Fine Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 246 pages. 120074 
Price: 10.95 USD
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18 Kelly, Laurence Moscow, a Travellers' Companion
Constable, 1983, 009464750X / 9780094647503 Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, though bottom of page ends have a random display of multicolored marker dots on it. Book shows light use, very clean. 124512 
Price: 28.95 USD
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19 Khromov, Oleg Progulki po Sankt-Peterburgu: Akvareli, graviury, litografii (Russian Edition) Strolls Around Saint Petersburg: Watercolors, Engravings, Lithographs
Moscow, Interbuk-biznes, 2002, 5891641046 / 9785891641044 Hard Cover Near Fine Pictorial Boards Foreign Language 
Book is in excellent condition in a large oblong format with light shelf wear only to covers. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind with a great many full page, full color prints. 79 pages, includes cloth weighted bookmark. Text is in English and Russian and features watercolors of V.S. Sadovnikov, 139858 
Price: 37.00 USD
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Imagining Nabokov: Russia Between Art and Politics, Khrushcheva, Nina L.
20 Khrushcheva, Nina L. Imagining Nabokov: Russia Between Art and Politics
New Haven, Yale University Press, 2007, 0300108869 / 9780300108866 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 233 pages. 136456 
Price: 8.50 USD
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The Shadow of the Winter Palace: Russia's Drift to Revolution, 1825-1917, Crankshaw, Edward
The Shadow of the Winter Palace: Russia's Drift to Revolution, 1825-1917

Architectural Drawings of the Russian Avant-Garde: 1917-1935 / Soviet Avant-Garde Publications- Exhibition, 19 June- 8 September, 1991, Murray, Irena Zantovska ;  Folpe, Emily Kies
Architectural Drawings of the Russian Avant-Garde: 1917-1935 / Soviet Avant-Garde Publications- Exhibition, 19 June- 8 September, 1991

100 Years of Russian Art, 1889-1989: From Private Collections in the USSR, Elliott, David; Dudakov, Valery
100 Years of Russian Art, 1889-1989: From Private Collections in the USSR

Twentieth-Century Russian Poetry, Glad, John; Weissbort, Daniel
Twentieth-Century Russian Poetry

The Russia Reader: History, Culture, Politics (The World Readers), Adele Marie Barker and Bruce Grant
The Russia Reader: History, Culture, Politics (The World Readers)

North Russian Architecture, Bartenev, I. ; Fyodorov, B. (Cook, Kathleen  Trans.)
North Russian Architecture

Imagining Nabokov: Russia Between Art and Politics, Khrushcheva, Nina L.
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