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The Trans-Siberian Express. by V. Kuranov - First Edition USA (1980); unstated (probably a later printing).  - 1980. - from Black Cat Hill Books and

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The Trans-Siberian Express.

by V. Kuranov

Condition: See description

New York, NY Sphix Press, 1980. Hardcover First Edition USA (1980); unstated (probably a later printing). The original Russian edition was published in 1979. Very Good+ in Very Good DJ: The Book shows indications of very careful use: just a touch of shelving wear to the lower extremities; sparse, faint foxing to the top and fore-edges; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. The DJ shows wear to the extremities, with some loss to a chip at the heel of the backstrip and rubbing to the corner tips; the price has not been clipped; mylar-protected. Remains attractive with some minor flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.75 x 5.75 x 1.5 incches). xi, 376 pages. Translated by Anatol Kagan. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 6.8 ounces. First Edition USA (1980); unstated. The original Russian edition was published in 1979. Hardback with DJ.
  • Seller: Black Cat Hill Books US (US)
  • Seller Inventory #: 52273
  • Title: The Trans-Siberian Express.
  • Author: V. Kuranov
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition USA (1980); unstated (probably a later printing).
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0823686515
  • ISBN 13: 9780823686513
  • Publisher: Sphix Press,
  • Place: New York, NY
  • Date published: 1980.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Railroad; Transportation: Railroads; Railway Lines;


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