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
11 May, 1802. He was Minister of Justice from 1799 to 1802 under Napoleon. The =quaetion raised in this ketter is "Shall Napoleon be a lifetime Consul?" Read More about Broadside Letter as Minister of Justice "Aux Tribunal de première instance, d'appel et...
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...
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.P. Putnam's Sons, . First edition. Signed by the author on the title page, and inscribed "For Mrs. Engelhard with best wishes from the author R.C." Read More about Elizabeth and Catherine Empresses of All the Russians. Edited by Jay Gold
New York: G.S. Wells, Publisher, 140 Nassau Street, 1855. Second edition. Read More about Battles of the Crimea
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
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 he..... Read More about A Winter in Russia from the French ... by M.M. Ripley
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
New York: Random House, 1975. First edition. INSCRIBED BY HARRIMAN TO JANE ENGELHARD. Inscribed on the front free endpaper to Jane Engelhard “with deep respect and my love. Averell”. Read More about Special Envoy to Churchill and Stalin 1941-1946
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 book..... 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
Paris: H. Nicolle, 1808. Deuxième Édition. Read More about Histoire de L'Anarchie de Pologne, et du Démembrement de cette République...suivi des Anecdotes...
New York: J.G. Wells, 1856. First American edition. Read More about The Complete History of the Russian War
Moscow: Meisto Pechati [first piece], 17 & 19 March 1775. Decrees relating to the military, issued by Catherine II. These were issued the year following the end of the Russo-Turkish wars and the treaty of Kuchuk Kainarji (signed the 21st July 1774), and after the Cossack rebellion lead by Ymelyan..... Read More about Two decrees (in Russian
New York: The Viking Press, . First edition. Read More about The Shadow of the Winter Palace. Russia's Drift to Revolution 1825-1917
London: Henry Colburn, Publisher, 1840. First edition. Inscribed form the editor. Inscribed from Mrs. Bradford, the editor to J. Arabella Holt March 28, 1840 with clipped fragments from two letters from Mrs. Bradford pasted to endpapers. Read More about Memoirs of the Princess Daschkaw, Lady of Honour to Catherine II. Empress of All the Russias:...