Moscow: c. 1880. Beautifully and finely hand-colored photographs of Moscow and St. Petersburg. Read More about Album of 10 hand-colored photographs of Moscow and St. Petersburg
London: KPI, . Second edition. Read More about Islamic Peoples of the Soviet Union
c.1908. RARE PHOTOGRAPHS OF NORTH CHINA. An excellent group of images documenting a tour though the little known, and rarely photographed, mining districts of northern China. The photographer was likely attached to the Anglo-French Quicksilver and Mining Concession which had claims in the Guizhou province. Among the photographs is an..... Read More about Bound volume containing 48 original photographs of mining activities in northern China, and...
London: Hurst and Blackett, Publishers, 1860. First edition. Read More about Travels in the Regions of the Upper and Lower Amoor and the Russian Acquisitions on the Confines...
Paris: M. de Brunoff, [1922?]. Bakst, Léon. An outstanding visual record of Diaghilev's Ballets Russes and Ida Rubinstein's Galas Russes in their most influential years, lavishly illustrated with the works of Bakst, Gontcharova, Larionov, Picasso, Matisse, Massine, Derain, and others. The collection is comprised of special issues of the theatrical..... Read More about Collection des plus Beaux Numéros Comoedia Illustré et des Programmes consacrés aux Ballets...
London: Williams and Norgate, [First printed 1914/15]. First edition. RARE DJ. Read More about An Outline of Russian Literature
[Paris]: Henri Veyrier, . Read More about Belleville: Belleville, Mon Village par Cléwment Lépidis - Historie De Belleville par Emmanuel...
Hanover: Gebrüder Hahn, 1807. From the Library of Tsar Alexander II. A book in Planck’s multi-volume history of the Papacy, in his Geschichte der christlich-kirchlichen Gesellschafts-Verfassung (published 1803-9), with Imperial Russian provenance, here repurposed into a book safe. Read More about Geschichte des Pabstthums in den abendländischen Kirchen von der Mitte des neunten Jahrhunderts...
Washington, D.C and New York: 1921, 1927, 1928 and 1932 respectively. RELIEF FOR WHITE RUSSIAN REFUGEES. A collection of four letters to American magazine and newspaper publisher, Cyrus H.K. Curtis, asking for contributions for the relief of White Russian refugees who fled the country in the wake of the Russian..... Read More about A collection of four letters signed ("Julia Cantacuzène Spiransky nee Grant") to Cyrus...
Paris: Champion, 1921. First edition. Read More about Crrespondance de Falconet avec Catherine II 1767-1778
London: Printed by S. Holt, and Sold by J. Brotherton, at the Bible in Cornhill, 1729. Read More about The Present State and Regulations of the Church of Russia. Establish'd by the Late Tsar's Edict....
New York: G.S. Wells, Publisher, 140 Nassau Street, 1855. Second edition. Read More about Battles of the Crimea
Boston: Higgins and Bradley, 1856. Read More about The Powers of Europe and Fall of Sebastopol. By a British Officer
Chicago: A.G. McClurg & Co, 1924. First Edition. About the American campaign into Russia. Read More about Archangel: The American War With Russia. By a Chronicler
Sebastopol, Crimea: 1855. The Birth of War Photography. "Photograph of soldiers from the 8th Hussars gathered around an open air cooking hut/field kitchen. A man stands at the centre of the group holding a large pan while the man sitting in front of him fills his bowl from it. The..... Read More about The Cookhouse of the 8th Hussars
New York: Henry Holt, 1974. Signed twice on front free endpapers by George Kennan. George Kennan (February 16, 1845 - 1924) was an American explorer noted for his travels in the Kamchatka and Caucasus regions of Russia. He was diplomat and historian George F. Kennan's cousin twice removed, with whom..... Read More about A Winter in Russia from the French ... by M.M. Ripley
London: The C. W. Daniel Company, 1925. First English edition. Signed by Goldman on the endpaper. SIGNED BY EMMA GOLDMAN IN DJ. First published New York, 1923, the work did not include significant portions of the original manuscript, which were subsequently published as My Further Disillusionment in Russia. This edition..... Read More about My Disillusionment in Russia ... With an Introduction by Rebecca West
New York: Farrar, Straus and Company, . First edition. F.f.e.p. inscribed “To Nicholas--With many thanks for his help, knowledge and solace--Arthur Goodfriend/March 15, 1950”. Read More about If You Were Born in Russia
Paris: C.L.F. Panckoucke, Décembre 1814. Troisiéme Édition. Read More about Relation Circonstancée de la Campagne de Russie, en 1812
Paris: Jean-Th. Herissant, 1760. First Edition. Read More about Histoire des Revolutions de l'Empire de Russie
N.p: 1937. Signed Twice by Lenin's Wiife. Signed twice, once on the front cover and once on the portrait by Krupskaya who was Lenin's wife, closest companion and fellow revolutionary. Rare. Read More about Zenszhna rawoprawn'ij irazdanin SSSr
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, (1959). First edition. Inscribed Jan. 26, 1967 Rome Italy to Sylvia & Leonard (Lyons) and with drawing by the Levine's son Jeffrey (aged 6) in crayon on the preceding pages. He is now a film critic. Levine was NBC Moscow correspondent when he wrote this..... Read More about Main Street, U.S.S.R
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Co, 1960. First edition. Kosinski's First Book, Inscribed. The author's first book, published pseudonymously as Joseph Novak, here INSCRIBED to Mrs. Alexander Knox ("from the author / New York January 1961") and with a 5 line Spinoza quote. Read More about The Future is Ours, Comrade: Conversations with the Russians. Introduction by Irving R. Levine
London: Herbert Jenkins Limited, 1917. First edition. INSCRIBED BY OLGA NOVIKOFF. Olga Novikoff (1840-1925) was a Russian aristocrat, journalist, and diplomat. Inscribed, and signed, by Olga Novikoff, prior to publication: "To my great friend/ and 'helper in-deed'/ from grateful/ Olga Novikoff/ nee Kireeff/ O. K./ 17 October/ 1916/ 4 Brunswick..... Read More about RUSSIAN MEMORIES by Madame Olga Novikoff/ "O. K." With an Introduction by Stephen...