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The Furies: Violence and Terror in the French and Russian Revolutions

by MAYER, Arno J.

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2002
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Third Printing
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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2002. Third Printing. Paperback. Octavo. Pictorial card wrappers; xvii, 716pp. Minor spotting to top edge of text block, trivial external wear to wrappers, otherwise clean, unmarked, near-new copy. Near Fine.
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Railway Transport in the USSR

by [SOVIET UNION - SECOND FIVE YEAR PLAN]

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Published
1933
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First Edition
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Moscow: State Railway Publishing House, 1933. First Edition. Pamphlet. 16mo. Staple-bound pamphlet; printed paper wrappers; 43pp; illus. Tight, clean and unmarked - Very Good or better. Five Year Plan propaganda promoting advances in Soviet transportation technology. Photographic illustrations (halftones).
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Russia Analyzed

by EYRE, Lincoln

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Published
1920
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First Edition
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New York: Press Publishing Co. / New York World, 1920. First Edition. Pamphlet. Eyre (1888-1928) was an acclaimed foreign correspondent whose first-hand accounts of the aftermath of the October Revolution, written over a three-month period in 1920, provide invaluable insights to the early Bolshevik regime. Includes Eyre's important Feb, 1920 interview with Lenin, one of the few face-to-face… Read more
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Thirty Years of the Great October Socialist Revolution [USSR Information Bulletin, Vol VII, no. 18]

by [EMBASSY of the USSR] Various Authors

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Published
1947
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First Edition
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Washington DC: Embassy of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, 1947. First Edition. Paperback. Quarto (27cm). Staple-bound pictorial paper wrappers; 49pp. Covers a bit rubbed, else Near Fine. Special Anniversary Issue of this standard Soviet-American propaganda monthly. Includes contributions by Vassili Machalov, Maj. Joseph Kryvelev, Nadezhda Aralovets, others.
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Über den Leninismus

by BUBNOW, A[ndrei] [alt. spelling Bubnov]

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Published
1932
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First German Language Edition
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Moskau: Verlagsgenossenschaft Ausländischer Arbeiter in der UdSSR, 1932. First German Language Edition. Paperback. The author, an old guard Bolshevik, served as People's Commissar of Enlightenment, stating during the Great Purge that enemies of the Soviet Union should be "squashed like vile vermin" only to be himself arrested and executed in 1937 (Yuri Slezkine, "House of Government" (2017), p. 814).… Read more
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The Russian Almanac 1919

by PEACOCK, N[etta], ed

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Published
1919
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First Edition
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London: Eyre & Spottiswoode for the Anglo-Russian Trust, 1919. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Red cloth boards; xii,209pp. Tight, straight copy, clean and unmarked. Near Fine. Statistics, political and economic data for the New Russia, published to encourage trade between the Soviet Union and Great Britainb. Includes a timeline of the October Revolution and a directory of commercial contacts. … Read more
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The Little Dark Man and Other Russian Sketches

by POOLE, Ernest

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Published
1925
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First Edition
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New York: Macmillan Company, 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (19.5cm.); publisher's cloth in orange pictorial price-clipped dust jacket printed in red and black; 141pp. Mild toning to outer jacket panels, a hint of foxing to bottom textblock edge, else a Near Fine copy in Very Good jacket. Collection of short stories set in the years following the Russian Revolution… Read more
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Soviet Millionaires (Revised Edition)

by [[SOVIET UNION] BISHOP, Reg

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Published
1945
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Revised Edition
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London: Russia Today Society, 1945. Revised Edition. Pamphlet. 12mo. Staple-bound pamphlet; pictorial paper wrappers; 14pp. Near Fine and unmarked. Tribute to the prosperity of Soviet collective farmers under the Five Year Plan.
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Russia Turns East: The Triumph of Soviet Diplomacy in Asia

by NEARING, Scott

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Published
[1926]
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First Edition
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New York: Social Science Publishers, [1926]. First Edition. Paperback. 12mo (18.5cm.); original red decorative staplebound card wrappers; 30pp.; double-page map. Spine edge a bit rubbed, small dent at bottom margin of upper cover, brief soil to textblock, else Very Good and sound.
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Rodchenko and the Arts of Revolutionary Russia

by [RODCHENKO, Alexander] ELLIOTT, David

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Published
1979
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First American Edition
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New York: Pantheon, 1979. First American Edition. First American printing. Quarto (30cm.); blue pictorial paper boards quarterbound in maroon publisher's cloth w/ silver lettering, in maroon/grey pictorial dust jacket; 136pp. Text block is clean and sound; Fine. Dust jacket has some surface scuffing and minor closed tears along edges; small chips adjacent to crown of spine; large crease on… Read more
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[Text in Russian] Agitatsionno-Massovoe Iskusstvo: Oformlenie Prazdnestv

by BIBIKOVA, I.M, N.I. Levchenko, and V.P. Tolstogo

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Published
1984]
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First Edition
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[Moskva: Iskusstvo, 1984]. First Edition. Hardcover. Two volumes; octavo and oblong octavo (24.5x17cm and the reverse); publisher's cloth lettered in silver foil and orange, housed in pictorial paper-covered slipcase; 289pp. & unpaginated volume of color plates. In Fine condition, housed in a rather worn slipcase. Text almost entirely in Russian, save the English-language summary on pp. 254-5 of the… Read more
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[Text in Russian] Tsars'kii Manifest: 17-go Oktiabria 1905 Roku [October Manifesto]

by [RUSSIAN REVOLUTION] [TSAR NICHOLAS II]

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Published
1906
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S.-Petersburg': Tip. Uchilishcha Glukhonimikh' (M. Alenevoi), 1906. Paperback. Quite a scarce and early popular edition of the October Manifesto, and the only such to have been published under this title. The Manifesto was issued by Tsar Nicholas II in response to a wave of violence and worker strikes. The success of the Manifesto, which offered the population the promise… Read more
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Defining Russian Graphic Arts: From Diaghilev to Stalin 1898-1934

by ROSENFELD, Alla, ed.; Barkatova, Grishina, Gurianova, Kasinec, Kennedy, Litovchenko, Pliusnina, Rosenfeld, essays

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Published
1999
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First Edition
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New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press / The Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto (29cm x 22.5cm). Gray cloth boards (hardcover) with titling embossed in red on spine; pictorial dustjacket; 222pp; illus. Near Fine copy; very slight shelf wear to bottom extremities, else clean and tight. Near Fine dustwrapper; very slight shelf wear… Read more
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Se si fa la Rivoluzione in Italia si morrà di fame

by [COMMUNISM - ITALIAN-AMERICANS] "EMME" (pseud)

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N.d. [ca 1919?]
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First Edition
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New York: Libreria Rossa, N.d. [ca 1919?]. First Edition. Pamphlet. Communist tract, issued shortly after the Russian revolution, calling for an immediate proletarian revolution in Italy, with socialization of industry and agriculture; closure of borders (to prevent the flight of the bourgeoisie); and the "management of the new society through a free arrangement of persons and competent groups" ("...persone… Read more
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Brooklyn: Lavoratori Industriali del Mondo [Industrial Workers of the World / I.W.W.], N.d. [1919-1920]. First Edition. Pamphlet. Articles by Lenin, Tchicherin and Reed on post-revolutionary Soviet foreign policy. Unusual in that there does not appear to have been an English-language equivalent; this would appear to have been an entirely local production of the Brooklyn-based Italian-language delegation of the I.W.W.… Read more
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Stenberg Brothers: Constructing a Revolution in Soviet Design

by [STENBERG BROTHERS] MOUNT, Christopher; Peter Kenez, essay

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1999
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Third Printing
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New York: The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1999. Third Printing. Paperback. Quarto (30.5cm x 23cm). Pictorial wrappers (softcover); 96pp; illus. Fine copy, appears new. Catalogue for the exhibition "Stenberg Brothers: Constructing a Revolution in Soviet Design" organized and held at The Museum of Modern Art, New York in 1997, focusing on the Stenberg's… Read more
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Alexandr Vesnin and Russian Constructivism

by [VESNIN, ALEXANDR] KHAN-MAGOMEDOV, Selim Omarovich

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Published
1986
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First Edition
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New York: Rizzoli, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto (28.5cm x 22.5cm). Blue cloth boards (hardcover) with titing blind-stamped on cover and embossed in light blue on spine; 220pp; illus. Near Fine copy; slight dust soiling to fron cover, else clean and tight. Good dustwrapper; tear to upper back panel. First major study of architect, theater… Read more
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London: Communist Party of Great Britain, [1928]. First Edition. Paperback. Small octavo. Original printed wrappers (softcover, as issued); 415pp. Covers dusted; text somewhat tanned (not brittle); shallow loss at bottom edge of upper cover; Good or better. Complete record of the XV Congress, with transcripts of speeches by Kyrov, Bukharin, Stalin and others.
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London: Red Star Press, 1973. Reprint. Paperback. Octavo. Printed card wrappers; 158pp. Very Good.
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image of [Text in Russian, Ukrainian_English] Mykola Samokish / Nikolai Samokish / Mykola Samokish: Al'bom

[Text in Russian, Ukrainian & English] Mykola Samokish / Nikolai Samokish / Mykola Samokish: Al'bom

by [SAMOKYSH, Nikolai] IATSENKO, V.F.

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1979
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First Edition
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Kyïv: Mistetstvo, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Slim quarto (28.5cm.); publisher's limp leatherette boards in pictorial dust jacket; 98pp.; chiefly illus. Boards very slightly bowed, light shelf wear, else Very Good and sound. Trilingual text in Russian, Ukrainian, and English. Catalog of works by the Soviet painter, best known for his military art.
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