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Last Updated December 21, 2016


1. Beevor, Antony. Stalingrad. The Folio Society, 2010. Fine condition, both book and slipcase. Folio Society publication, with beautiful binding. $45.00

2. Gutkind, E.A. Urban Development in Eastern Europe. Bulgaria, Romania, and the U.S.S.R.  Free Pr, 1972. 425 pages. Some wear to spine edges and corners. Dust jacket has some chips and tears to the edges. $85.00

3. Hrdlicka, Ales. The Peoples of the Soviet Union. Smithsonian Institution War Background Studies #3 Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution, 1942. Softbound covers. Some wear to the edges. A clean and tight copy. $11.50

4. Ivanovic, B.M. Ichthyofauna of Skadar Lake. Titograd, Russia: Institution for Biological and Medical Research, 1973. 146 pages. Slight shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. Corners slightly bumped. A scarce publication, printed in Russia, with text in English. $90.00

5. Kelly, William J.-et al. Energy Research and Development in the USSR: Preparations for the Twenty- First Century. Duke University Press, 1986. New condition, still in the original publisher's shrink wrap. $20.00

6. Labaume, Eugene. CIRCUMSTANTIAL NARRATIVE OF THE CAMPAIGN IN RUSSIA: Containing a Faithful Description of the Affecting and Interesting Scenes of Which the Author Was an Eye-Witness. Hartford, Connecticut: S. Andrus & Son, 1850. 348 pages. 1850 printing. Red cloth covers with gold-decorated spine. There is quite a bit of wear to the edges of the binding, with the corners and edges rubbed through. Slight fraying to the cloth at the top and bottom of the spine. There is a repaired tear across the middle of the spine cloth. Scattered foxing to the pages, mostly light. The binding is tight and this is a solid copy. $25.00

7. Mirabeau, HonoreĢ-Gabriel de Riquetti. The Secret History of the Court of Berlin: Or, the Character of the King of Prussia, His Ministers, Mistresses, Generals, Courtiers, Favorites. Set of two volumes. H. S. Nichols, 1895. Two volume set. Shelf wear and rubbing to spine edges and corners. Slight fraying to the cloth at the top of the spines. Some discoloration to the spines. The bindings are tight. Pages are uncut at the top edge. $75.00

8. National Monetary Commission. Banking in Russia, Austro-Hungary, the Netherlands, and Japan. USGPO, 1911. Softbound covers. Ex-library label on front cover and library bookplate inside front cover. Browning and wear to the edges. Some chipping to the paper on the spine. $15.00

9. Possony, Stefan T. Lenin, a Reader. Selected & Edited Regnery Publishing, 1966. Ex-library copy, with ink stamps inside the covers. The spine has some fading. The dust jacket has a label removal scar at the bottom and some wear and light soiling. Overall a very presentable copy. $12.95

10. Sisson, Edgar. One Hundred Red Days: A Personal Chronicle of the Bolshevik Revolution.122. Double-clickBoi Yale University Press, 1931. Black cloth covers show wear to the spine edges. The corners are slightly rubbed through. A few small scuffed spots to the binding. The pages are tightly bound and clean. $44.50

11. Soviet Writers. A Handful of Stars. Stories by Soviet Writers. Raduga Publishers, 1983. 162 pages. Shelf wear to binding and rubbing to spine and corners. Corners slightly bumped.  $21.50

12. Spargo, John. KARL MARX: HIS LIFE AND WORK. New York: B. W. Huebsch, 1912. Some wear and rubbing to spine and corners. $13.95

13. Stalin, Joseph. Stalin's correspondence with Churchill and Attlee, 1941-1945. Capricorn Books, 1965. 400 pages. Softbound covers show wear and rubbing to the edges. The front cover has a couple of tape-reinforced areas and has a crease. There is slight discoloration to the spine and front cover. Still a solid reading copy. $9.50

14. Taylor, Bayard. TRAVELS IN GREECE AND RUSSIA, WITH AN EXCURSION TO CRETE. New York: G. P. Putnam, 1859. 426 pages. Quite a bit of shelf wear to the binding and rubbing to the spine and corners. Corners rubbed and bumped. $35.00

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