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13 Three Bridges Street.

By: MOORE, Dorothea.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Musson Book Company , Toronto , 1945,:

Seller ID: 90594


MOORE, Dorothea. 13 Three Bridges Street. Venture Books for Girls. Toronto : The Musson Book Company Ltd., (1945). Pp [1]-253,(3), colour frontis. 8vo, mustard cloth, red lettering to front board and spine, top edge dyed red.“On the death of her father, fourteen year old Gilly Seaton leaves England to go to school abroad. She is accompanied to Dornia by her old friend and protector Denham Chester, affectionately known as “Chuggles.” Dornia, like Russia in many ways, had mystery and adventure to offer and under strange circumstances Chggles disappears. The secret of 13 Three Bridges Stree... View more info

1980 Olympics Handbook: A Guide to the Moscow Olympics and a History of theGames. ex-lib.

By: GILLER, Norman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, 1980, ISBN:0030560535:

Seller ID: 63537


GILLER, Norman. The 1980 Olympics Handbook : A Guide to the Moscow Olympicsand a History of the Games. NY: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1980). Pp. (1 )-208. Illustrated. Square 8vo, illustrated grey card covers. Ex-library (spine sticker), faint creasing, else vg. 20.00 View more info

22nd Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union on the USSR Foreign Policy (excerpts from documents)

By: USSR - Foreign Relations) KHRUSHCHEV, N. S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USSR Embassy in Canada, Ottawa, 1962,:

Seller ID: 116157


(USSR - Foreign Relations). 22nd Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union on the USSR Foreign Policy (excerpts from documents). [Ottawa : USSR Embassy in Canada, 1961?]. Pp (2),1-35,(1). 8vo [148 x 228 mm], yellow stapled card covers, lettered in black. Contents : 1. From the Report of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union to the 22nd CPSU Congress, delivered by N. S. Khrushchev, on October 17,1961. 2. From the Concluding Speech of N. S. Khrushchov at the 22nd CPSU Congress on October 27,1961. 3. From the Resolution of the 22nd Congress of the CPSU, adopte... View more info

4 Montreal Poets : Peter Van Toorn, Marc Plourde, Arty Gold, Richard Sommer. First Edition, paperback.

By: SOLWAY, Stephen, selected and intro. VAN TOORN, Peter PLOURDE, Marc SOMMER, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, Fredericton, 1973, ISBN:0919197639: 1973

Seller ID: 101500

ISBN: 0919197639


SOLWAY, Stephen, selected and intro. 4 Montreal Poets : Peter Van Toorn, Marc Plourde, Arty Gold, Richard Sommer. Selected [and with an introduction] by Stephen Solway. (Fredericton: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1973). First Printing. Pp. (4),5-72. 8vo, printed yellow card covers with black lettering to front and blank spine. Contents: Peter Van Toorn: "Rune", "In Guildenstern Country", "The Cattle", "Paris Peace Talks", "Dragonflies, Those Bluejays of the Water", "Russia Home", and "Ode". Marc Plourde: "In Park Extension", "The Trac... View more info

73 North : The Battle of the Barents Sea.. UK reissue in dj

By: POPE, Dudley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1988,:

Seller ID: 18293


POPE, Dudley. 73 North : The Battle of the Barents Sea. With a Foreword by Admiral of the Fleet Lord Tovey. L.: Secker & Warburg, (1988). Reissue. Pp 320. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth. Law 0511 "When a German U-Boat spotted the Allied convoy on the Arctic Route to Russia a message was immediately relayed to the battleships Lützow and Hipper and six large destroyers. They were to annihilate it. Captain Vincent Sherbrooke RN had only four destroyersin his escort and found himself against overwhelming odds." - from the dj. Vg-fine in dj. 25.00 View more info

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A Five-Year Plan. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket

By: KERR, Philip

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday Canada Limited, Toronto, 1997, ISBN:0385257155: 1997

Seller ID: 31796

ISBN: 0385257155


KERR, Philip. A Five-Year Plan: a novel. (Toronto) : Doubleday Canada Limited, (1997). First Canadian Printing. Pp (12),[3]-337,(5). 8vo [152 x 235 mm], blue spine with blue paper-covered boards, silver lettering to spine. Philip Ballantyne Kerr (b. February 22, 1956, Edinburgh, Scotland – d. March 23, 2018, London, England) was a British author best known for his Bernie Gunther series of historical detective thrillers. A thriller in which large, expensive yachts are used in a scheme to launder South American drug money through Russian banks. "Dave... View more info

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A Precocious Autobiography. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: YEVTUSHENKO, Yevgeny

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1963,: 1963

Seller ID: 9549


YEVTUSHENKO, Yevgeny. A Precocious Autobiography. Translated from the Russian by Andrew R. MacAndrew. New York : E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc. 1963. First American Edition. Pp (10),[11]-124,(4) + an 8-page central section of b&w photos. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Yevgeny Aleksandrovich Yevtushenko (b. July 18, 1932, Zima, Russia - d. April 1, 2017, Tulsa, Oklahoma). "One of the most significant books ever to come out of the Soviet Union, this remarkable lite story is already tne subject of unprecedented international press coverage. When it appeared in par... View more info

A. I. Herzen, Great Russian Thinker and Revolutionary Democrat

By: TERYAEV, G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Foreign Languages Publishing House, Moscow, 1854,:

Seller ID: 109610


TERYAEV, G. A. I. Herzen, Great Russian Thinker and Revolutionary Democrat.Moscow : Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1954. Pp (4),5-[106],(2). Sma ll 8vo, pale olive wrappers, lettered in white, with a blank white spine. Contents : The Formation of Herzen's World Outlook; Herzen's Militant Materialism and Dialectics; Herzen's Views on the History of Society; Herzen's Views on the State and on the Social Revolution; The 1848 Revolution and Herzen's Spiritual Drama; Herzen the Fighter for the Social Transformation of Russia; Herzen the Revolutionary Democrat; Herzen the Ardent Russian Patriot... View more info

Abdication of Emperor Nicholas II of Russia : A Memoir by Nicolas de Basily. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BASILY, Nicolas de

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Kingston Press, Inc., Prnceton, New Jersey, 1984, ISBN:0940670267:

Seller ID: 113612


BASILY, Nicolas de. Abdication of Emperor Nicholas II of Russia : A Memoir by Nicolas de Basily. Prnceton, New Jersey : The Kingston Press, Inc., (1984). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xi,(9), [1]-209,(1). Illustrated. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. "These are the memoirs of Nicolas de Basily, a highly placed member of the Russian foreign service in the years before the 1917 Revolution who drafted the abdication statement of Tsar Nicholas II. Basily, with a graceful and colorful style which has been ablv translated from the French, gives the reader a vivid im... View more info

Acclimatization of Fish and Food Organisms in the Seas of the USSR

By: GARPEVICH, A.F., chief ed. VNIRO Proceedings 76

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Scientific-Technical Information Division, All-Union Research Institute of Marine Fisheries...., Moscow, 1970,:

Seller ID: 76941


GARPEVICH, A.F., chief ed. Acclimatization of Fish and Food Organisms in the Seas of the USSR. Moscow: Scientifc-Technical Information Division, All-Union Research Institute of Marine Fisheries and Oceanography (VNIRO), 1970.Pp. [1]-276. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and blank spine. VNIRO Proceedings volume LXXVI. Text in Russian, with English chapter summ aries. Bumping to spine ends, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Actions and Reactions in Russia. First Edition

By: LIDDELL, R. Scotland

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Chapman and Hall, Limited, London, 1917,:

Seller ID: 113369


LIDDELL, R. Scotland. Actions and Reactions in Russia. With 16 illustrations. London : Chapman and Hall, Limited, 1917. First Edition. Pp (8),[1]-227,(1),+ 16 plates. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, blindstamped borders to front board. Robert Scotland Liddell (1885-1972) was a British reporter and photographer for The Sphere newspaper, who covered the events on the Russian front during the World War I. Contents : 1. Monotonbe. 2. The Anchored Ship. 3. Early Summer On The Middle Front. 4. War Time Travelling In Russia. 5. The Caucasus - Via Crimea. 6. The British Armoured Cars. 7. "... View more info

Active Figures of the Trade Union and Working Class Movement of Russia, Ukraine, Bielorussia, Kazakhstan

By: PRIBYLOVSKI, Vladimir (comp.)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Information and Expert Group "Panorama", Moscow, 1992,:

Seller ID: 114349


PRIBYLOVSKI, Vladimir (comp.). Active Figures of the Trade Union and Working Class Movement of Russia, Ukraine, Bielorussia, Kazakhstan. [Moscow : Information and Expert Group "Panorama", 1992 ?}. Pp (6),3-72. Index. Tall 8vo, blue unlettered cloth. Wear to corners, else very good. 40.00 "The reference book has been compiled by N.Standrovslcaya, K.Cheremnykh, E.Kniazhev, N.Vinnik, N.Mitrokhin, A.Glubotski, A.Vasilevski, T.Shavshukova, A-Verkhovski, V.Ponomariov, T.Selina, E.Kslov and others. The reference book describespolitical biographies of the trade union figures of both the ne... View more info

Adolescence of Zhenya Luvers. 1st US in dj.

By: PASTERNAK, Boris LANGNAS, I. (trans.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philosophical Library, New York, 1961,:

Seller ID: 55763


PASTERNAK, Boris. The Adolescence of Zhenya Luvers ; translated by I. Langnas. NY: Philosophical Library, (1961). First US Edition. Pp. 87. Small 8vo, cream cloth. The story of "how a thirteen-year-old girl ceases to be a child and becomes a woman, in Russia just before the Communist Revolution." - from the dj. Very small damp spot to head of fore-edge, else vg in nicked dj. 15.00 View more info

Advanced Guard and Mobility in Russian and Soviet Military Thought and Practice. signed by author

By: JONES, David R. SAFRA Papers 1

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Academic International Press, Gulf Breeze, FL, 1985, ISBN:0875690858:

Seller ID: 114449


JONES, David R. The Advanced Guard and Mobility in Russian and Soviet Military Thought and Practice. (Gulf Breeze, FL) : Academic International Press,(1985). First Edition. Pp (2),[1]-138,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, white card co vers, lettered in black. A publication sponsored by the Centre for Foreign Policy Studies, Dalhousie University. Soviet Armed Forces Review Annual, SAFRA Papers 1. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. Russian Theories on the Use and History of Vanguards. 3. Early Russian Forward Detachments. 4. Development of Muscovite Vanguard Formations. 5. In the Age of Line Tactics, 1700-180... View more info

Adventure of Wrangel Island. First British Edition

By: STEFANSSON, Vilhjalmur KNIGHT, John Irvine

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape, London, 1926,:

Seller ID: 103066


STEFANSSON, Vilhjalmur. The Adventure of Wrangel Island. Written by Vilhjalmur Stefansson with the Collaboration of John Irvine Knight upon the Diary of whose Son Errol Lorne Knight The Narrative is Mainly Based. With a Foreword by the Right Hon. L.S. Amery, P.C., M.P. London: Jonathan Cape, (1926).First British Printing. Pp (4),5-416 ) + frontispiece + 15 leaves of plate s + folding color map at rear. 2 maps in text (pp.45-6). 8vo, blue cloth with black lettering to spine. Mattila A11, Arctic Bibliography 16674, Tourville, Alaska, A bibliography 4314; Ricks, Alaska Bibliography p.209; . O'Dea... View more info

Adventures of Dunsterforce

By: DUNSTERVILLE, L.C., Major-General Kingfisher Library

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Edward Arnold & Co., London, 1932,:

Seller ID: 77861


DUNSTERVILLE, L.C., Major-General. The Adventures of Dunsterforce . London:Edward Arnold & Co., (1932). First Kingfisher Library Edition. Pp. (4),v-i x,(1),1-322, including frontis., + 11 leaves of plates. Illustrated. Map endpapers. Small 8vo, blue cloth with pressed decoration to front, gilt lettering and decoration to spine. A volume in The Kingfisher Library. Dunsterville's account of his "hush-hush" mission into the Caucasus and Persia, whose purpose was to forestall Bolshevik inroads into the Middle East and Indiaat the end of the Great War. Spine sunned, else vg. Uncommon. 75.00 View more info

Adversaries : America, Russia and the Open World 1941-62. Firs Editon in dustjacket

By: BALFOUR, Michael

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, Boston and Henley, 1981, ISBN:071000687X:

Seller ID: 113426


BALFOUR, Michael. The Adversaries : America, Russia and the Open World 1941-62. London, Boston and Henley : Routledge & Kegan Paul, (1981). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xv,(1),1-259,(1). Index. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "The AtJantic Charter of 1941 constituted the West's blue-print for post-war society. Accordingly it is here that Michael Balfour begins his account of how America and Russia developed as the rival super-powers' in that society. By 1962 the American concept of an Open World had brought a widedegree of political and economic freedom to half the globe, together wi... View more info

Aeroflot : Soviet Air Transport Since 1923. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: MacDONALD, Hugh.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Putnam, London, 1975, ISBN:0370001176:

Seller ID: 114169


MacDONALD, Hugh. Aeroflot : Soviet Air Transport Since 1923. London : Putnam, (1975). First Printing. Pp. (16),1-323,(1). Illustrated with dozens of black and white photos to text. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "This book tells in great detail the story of Soviet civil air transport and in particular the contribution of the Soviet airline Aeroflot. Aeroflot, although responsible for a much wider range of duties than airlines elsewhere, is without question the world's biggest carrier of air passengers andcargo -- its 1973 target was 87 million passengers and 2,100,000 tonnes... View more info

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Africa and the Discovery of America. First Edition. In three volumes.

By: WIENER, Leo. COLUMBUS, Christopher).

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Innes & Sons, Philadelphia, 1920,: 1920

Seller ID: 105204


WIENER, Leo. Africa and the Discovery of America. Philadelphia : Innes & Sons, 129-135 N. Twelfth St., MCMXX-MCMXXII. 1920 -1922. First Edition. IN THREE VOLUMES. I : Pp. (10),[xi]-xix,(1),[1]-290,(2), frontispiece, + 18 leaves of plates; II: Pp. (8),[ix]-xxii,(2),[3]-287,(3), + 27 leaves of plates; III: Pp. (8),[ix]-xxi,(1),[1]-402, + 41 leaves of plates. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo (157 x 225 mm), navy blue cloth, with gilt lettering to spines. Leo Wiener (b. 1862, Bialystok, Russia – d. 1939). Catalogue of the Charles ... View more info

Africa Fights for Independence

By: SOLODOVNIKOV, V.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Novosti Press Agency Publishing House, Moscow, 1970,:

Seller ID: 108874


SOLODOVNIKOV, V. Africa Fights for Independence. Moscow : Novosti Press Agency Publishing House, 1970. Pp (4),5-[149],(3). Small 8vo, blue card covers, lettered in red and white, with a blank orange spine. Contents : From thePublishers; African Nations in the Struggle for National Renascence; Slave Trade and Its Consequences; Colonial Division and the Resistance of the Af rican Peoples; Some Consequences of Colonial Domination; Progressive PublicOpinion in Russia and Africa; African Peoples in Struggle for National Ren ascence; Intensification of Anti-Imperialist Struggle in Africa; Between th... View more info