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A Day in the Life of the Soviet Union: Photographed By 100 of the World's Leading Photojournalists on One Day, May 15, 1987

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Collins Publishers: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1850

Condition: Near Fine


240pp. Illustrated. Some uneven discoloration to the jacket. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper. Size: Folio View more info

The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow: Painting

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Leningrad, Aurora Art Publishers: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2535

Condition: Near Fine


182pp. Illustrated. Trace of browning along the front joint. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

Army Information Digest, June 1963

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Army Information Digest: 1963

Seller ID: 003556

Condition: Very Good


64pp. Illustrated. Articles on The Eighth Army, Joint Observer Teams, Warrant Officer Flight Programs, Know Your Army--Fixed Wing Aircraft (Photographic essay), Serviceable to the Solider by Brig. Gen. W.F. Ryan, "Service to the Command", Paramilitary Training in the Soviet Union, and Your Teeth Care. Creased. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Russian Proverbs: Newly Translated

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Mount Vernon, Peter Pauper Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 003577

Condition: Very Good


61pp. Illustrated. Gift inscription on the verso of the front free endpaper. Stain in the lower corner affecting five leaves of the text block. The jacket has two closed tears along the top edge. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Soviet Way of Life

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Moscow, Progress Publishers: 1974

Edition: First English Edition.

Seller ID: 013805

Condition: Very Good


455pp. + 17pp. plates. Illustrated. Typical Soviet propaganda piece, albeit a more thorough one. Corners bumped, one corner rubbed through. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Rublev Museum of Early Russian Art

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Moscow,

Edition: Probable 1st Edition

Seller ID: 020800

Condition: Very Good


23pp. introduction in Russian and English + 99 (mostly) color plates with descriptions in both Russian and English. Probable 1st Edition. Errata slip affixed to the back pastedown. Original glossy pictorial boards. Illustrated. This museum was housed in the Andronnikov Monatsery in Moscow. The museum is named after the fresco painter, Andrei Rublev (1360-1430). This is an exhibition catalogue of Russian icons dating back to the 14th century and extending to the 17... View more info

Moscow

By: Balanenko, Yuri

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Moscow, Planeta Publishers: 1989

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 1857

Condition: Near Fine


190pp. Illustrated with beautiful color photography. Two corners very gently bumped. Size: Folio View more info

Operation Solo; The FBI's Man in the Kremlin

By: Barron, John

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Regnery Publishing: 1996

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 019205

Condition: Very Good


368pp. Illustrated. Bottom corners bumped. Light soil to the cloth. The jacket has only traces of wear. A presentable copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

May-Day: Eisenhower, Khruschev and the U-2 Affair

By: Beschloss, Michael R.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1986

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC).

Seller ID: 019006

Condition: Very Good


494pp. Map endpapers. Illustrated. Edges of the text block browned. Only traces of wear to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Soviet Rocketry, Some Contributions to its History

By: Blagonravov, A.A., et. al. (eds.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Jerusalem, Israel Program for Scientific Translations: 1966

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 020468

Condition: Very Good


204pp. 1st English Language Edition, published for NASA on behalf of the publisher. Translated from the Russian by H.I. Needler. Original gray printed wraps. Illustrated. Charts. All edges of the text block foxed. Very light foxing to the wraps. View more info

Coming to America: Immigrants from Eastern Europe

By: Blumenthal, Shirley

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Delacorte Press: 1981

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 006372

Condition: Very Good


258pp. Illustrated. Remaindered, as evidenced by the violet remainder spray on the bottom edge of the text block. Top edge of the text block foxed. The jacket is worn at the extremities. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

All Night Long: A Novel of Guerilla Warfare in Russia

By: Caldwell, Erskine

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, The Book League of America: 1942

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 004612

Condition: Very Good


283pp. 22 cent ink stamp on the front pastedown. Corners bumped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

To Defend These Rights: Human Rights and the Soviet Union

By: Chalidze, Valery

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1974

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 011034

Condition: Very Good


340pp. Ownership ink stamps on the front pastedown and the bottom edge of the text block. The jacket has a small nick from the head of the spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Nabokov; The Man and His Work

By: Dembo, L.S.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Madison, University of Wisconsin Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 749

Condition: Very Good


282pp. Ownership inscription and ink stamp on the half title. Wraps unevenly toned. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

The Secret World

By: Deriabin, Peter and Frank Gibney

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658

Condition: Very Good


334pp. Map endpapers. Deriabin was a high ranking official within the Soviet Union's "State Security." No previous ownership inscriptions. The jacket shows some edgewear at the bottom edge. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Peter Deyneka--Twice Born Russian

By: Deyneka, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Zondervan: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022490

Condition: Good


131pp. 1st Edition. Original red cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt. This copy inscribed and signed boldly by the author on the front free endpaper. Deyneka was a Russian-American who immigrated to the US in 1914. He was converted in 1920, studied in Bible college, and then returned to Belarus to discover that most of his family died in a famine. He helped found the Slavic Gospel Association, a missionary church planting organization. Ownership inscription... View more info

Execution by Hunger, The Hidden Holocaust

By: Dolot, Miron

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, W.W. Norton: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021068

Condition: Good


231pp. 1st Edition. Original gray paper over maroon cloth, spine lettering stamped in gilt foil. Illustrated. Introduction by Adam Ulam. The tragic story of Stalin's forced famine against the peasants of Ukraine in the 1930's. This bookseller pastor has met people in the Vinnitsya Oblast of Ukraine who remember eating the bark of birch trees (and twigs) to survive. Extensive notations on the back endpaper and pastedown. Some underlining and marginalia in the intr... View more info

Capitalism, Communism and Coexistence: From a Bitter Past to a Better Prospect

By: Galbraith, John Kenneth & Stanislav Menshikov

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin: 1988

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 018481

Condition: Near Fine


255pp. Touch of spotting to the top edge of the text block. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Perestroika: New Thinking for Our Country and the World

By: Gorbachev, Mikhail

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1987

Edition: Third Printing.

Seller ID: 011048

Condition: Very Good


254pp. No previous ownership inscriptions. Slight bowing to the binding. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Selections from Maxim Gorky

By: Gorky, Maxim

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Moscow, Foreign Languages Publishing House: 1960

Seller ID: 017191

Condition: Good


112pp. Bookseller's ticket to the title page. Extremities rubbed. Several closed tears to the wraps. Some pencil marginalia. Creased wraps. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info