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ANDERSON, M.S.
Britain's Discovery of Russia 1553-1815.
London: Macmillan, 1958. First edition.
Cloth, 245pp.
Bookplate o/w fine in d/w.



$45     Book Number: 30373         Order / Enquire
 
 


ANON.
Le Liege De Sebastopol 1854-1855.
Lille: L. Lefort, ..... 1856.
Sm.8vo., full cont. dark green calf, raised bands, blindstamped design on covers, 144pp. A near fine copy in a pretty binding.


$250     Book Number: 23986         Order / Enquire


ARMSTRONG, Terence. (editor).
Yermak's Campaign In Siberia. A selection of documents translated from the Russian by ......
London: Printed for the Hakluyt Society, 1975. Second Series, Vol. 146.
Tall 8vo., orig. blue cloth with a pictorial decoration in gilt on the upper board, x,315 pp. Spine slightly faded o/w fine.


$85     Book Number: 33500         Order / Enquire


ATKINSON, Thomas Witlam.
Oriental And Western Siberia: A Narrative of Seven Years' Explorations and Adventures In Siberia, Mongolia, The Kirghis Steppes, Chines Tartary, and Part of Central Asia.
London: Hurst And Blackett, 1858. First edition.
Sm.4to., cont. half calf, cloth, (xii), 611pp. Some scattered foxing in the margins of some plates, the large linen backed map is foxed on the rear with splitting to some folds without loss, binding rubbed but certainly a very good copy.


$1250     Book Number: 31389         Order / Enquire


BAWDEN, C.R.
Shamans, Lamas and Evangelicals. The English Missionaries in Siberia.
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, (1985). First edition.
Cloth, xviii, 382pp. Fine in d/w.
"The little known yet fascinating story of a missionary venture to Eastern Siberia in the year 1818...."

$85     Book Number: 11396         Order / Enquire


BROWNE, J. Ross.
The Land of Thor.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1867. First edition.
8vo., orig. purple cloth, 542, (8)pp.ads. Spine an portions of the covers faded to tan o/w a nice copy.
Sketches of travel.

$200     Book Number: 23999         Order / Enquire


BUCKLEY, J.M.
The Midnight Sun The Tsar and The Nihilist. Adventures and Observations in Norway, Sweden, and Russia.
Boston: D. Lothrop, (1886).
Sm.4to., orig. pictorial orange cloth, (xii), (13)-376pp. Name, spine ends rubbed o/w near fine.
"This volume is an attempt to describe the portions of a journey of nearly ten thousand miles in Norway, Sweden and Russia, most likely to interest others...."

$175     Book Number: 23994         Order / Enquire


BUSH, Richard J.
Reindeer, Dogs and Snow-Shoes: A Journal of Siberian Travel and Explorations Made In the Years 1865, 1866, and 1867.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1871. First edition.
Tall 8vo., orig. rust cloth, (xxiv), (25)-529pp. The folding map is torn with one portion torn off but present, some light wear to spine ends o/w a near fine copy.


$300     Book Number: 23991         Order / Enquire


CLIFFORD, Henry.
Henry Clifford V.C. His Letters From the Crimea. WIth an Introduction by General Sir Bernard Paget.
London: Michael Joseph, (1956). First edition.
Tall 8vo., cloth, 288pp.
Fine in a very good d/w.
Henry Clifford, an officer in the Rilfe Brigade, sent regularly form the Crimea many letters which were circulated among his numerous relatives. First commissioned to the Rifle Brigade in 1846 he served in South Africa and was awarded the Victoria Cross for his part at the Battle of Inkerman.


$75     Book Number: 25723         Order / Enquire
 
 


DIGBY, Bassett.
Tigers, Gold, and Witch-Doctors.
New York: Harcourt, Brace, (1928). First U.S. edition.
Tall 8vo., orig. tan cloth, 341pp. Some rubbing to spine ends o/w a nice copy.
An account of a journey through Siberia and northern Central Asia which provides fascinating details about the peoples and their customs (including witch-doctors and the Siberian Indians )as well as a description of the flora and fauna.

$125     Book Number: 11436         Order / Enquire


DUMAS, Alexandre.
Celebrated Crimes of the Russian Court.
London: Hurst and Blackett, 1906.
Tall 8vo., cloth, 321pp. Bookplate, spine lettering dull o/w very good.


$85     Book Number: 29661         Order / Enquire


DURRELL, Gerald and Lee.
Gerald & Lee Durrell In Russia.
Toronto: Collins, (1986). First Canadian edition.
4to., cloth, 192pp. Fine in d/w.


$75     Book Number: 11425         Order / Enquire


FORD, Clarence.
Life and Letters of Madame De Krudener.
London: Adam and Charles Black, 1893. First edition.
Tall 8vo., orig. blue cloth, xvi, 322, (2)pp.ads. Near fine.
Barbara Juliana, Baroness von Krudener [1764-1824] Russian religious mystic and author.

$150     Book Number: 26321         Order / Enquire


GRAHAME, F.R.
The Progress of Science, Art, and Literature in Russia.
London: James Blackwood and Co., nd. (187-?) With the bookplate of Stillman Drake.
8vo., orig. cloth, 480pp. Name, spine lettering difficult to read, but certainly a very good copy.


$200     Book Number: 15509         Order / Enquire


GUILD, Curtis.
Britons and Muscovites or Traits Of Two Empires.
Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1888. First edition.
8vo., orig. brown cloth, xii, 230pp. Inner hinges badly o/w a near fine copy.


$225     Book Number: 23987         Order / Enquire


GULID, Curtis.
Britons and Muscovites or, Traits of Two Empires.
Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1888.
Tall 8vo., cont. green morocco, marble boards, raised bands, gilt compartments, T.E.G., xii, 230pp. Extremities rubbed o/w a very nice copy.
This volume begins with the author's experiences as "an American tourist in England." It continues with a descriptive sketch of Guild's journey to Russia, his observations of cities, markets, galleries, and places that cannot be found in guidebooks."

$225     Book Number: 23997         Order / Enquire


HAMLEY, Edward.
The War In The Crimea.
London: Seeley and Co., 1891. Third edition. (so stated).
8vo., orig. rust cloth, (viii), 312, (2)pp.ads. Bookplate, inner rear hinge cracked, some mottling on covers, with marks on rear, o/w very good.
An account of the Crimean War from its causes to its conclusion.

$65     Book Number: 22841         Order / Enquire


HAPGOOD, Isabel Florence.
The Epic Songs of Russia.....With an Introductory Notes by Professor Francis J. Child.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, nd. (1886).
8vo., orig. cloth, xiv, 358pp. Bookplate o/w fine.


$85     Book Number: 29730         Order / Enquire


HERZEN, Alexander.
My Exile In Siberia.
London: Hurst Blackett, ...... 1855. In two volumes. First edition in English.
8vo., orig. brown blindstamped cloth, (xviii), iv, 300; iv, 312, (24)pp.ads dated "March 1855."
Lending library labels on the upper covers o/w a near fine, unworn copy.



$1250     Book Number: 29125         Order / Enquire
 
 


(JEFFREYS, Henry).
A Month In The Camp Before Sebastopol. By A Non-Combatant. (pseud).
London: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1855. Third edition.
8vo., orig. blindstamped rust cloth, viii, 125, (2), 24pp.ads dated "Sept. 1854." Name, upper cover a bit faded along the top o/w a fine copy.


$225     Book Number: 23466         Order / Enquire


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