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CATHERINE THE GREAT
Written by John T. Alexander.
Stock no. 1320928
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Beautiful scarlet textured cloth. Colour illustrations. xxiv + 532 pages. Spine is very slightly faded. Some slight wear to edge of title-label on spine. Original slipcase is edge rubbed and slightly scuffed.

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THE ISLAND OF SAKHALIN
Written by Anton Chekhov.
Stock no. 1320912
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1989. Very good condition.

Beige cloth boards, blocked design to front and spine, gilt title to spine. Burgundy endpapers and top edge of text block. B/w photos. xvii and 287 pages. Spine slightly bumped and grubby. Red slipcase is lightly bumped and worn at corners.

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BLACK SEA: THE BIRTHPLACE OF CIVILISATION AND BARBARISM
Written by Neal Ascherson.
Stock no. 1320902
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2011. Nearly fine condition.

With a revised and updated foreword by the author. Black cloth spine with gilt titles and tooling, pictorial paper boards depicting view of Istanbul and the Bosporus c. 1880. Colour plates. Minimal bumping to base of spine and minimal rubbing to corners. Top edge of textblock slightly dusty. Original brown slipcase has a bumped at one opening corner and very lightly scuffed.

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CATHERINE THE GREAT
Written by John T. Alexander.
Stock no. 1320804
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Beautiful scarlet textured cloth. Colour illustrations. xxiv + 532 pages. Book itself is fine. Slipcase is just slightly rubbed at edges.

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OKB MIKOYAN A HISTORY OF THE DESIGN BUREAU AND ITS AIRCRAFT
Written by Yefim Gordon; Dmitriy Komissarov.
Stock no. 2134506
Published by Midland Publishing. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Must for All Fans of Russian Aviation. Including history and development of the MiG aircraft. Large format. B/w photos and colour photos. ISBN: 9781857803075.

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BLACK SEA: THE BIRTHPLACE OF CIVILISATION AND BARBARISM
Written by Neal Ascherson.
Stock no. 1821400
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2011. Nearly fine condition.

With a revised and updated foreword by the author. Black cloth spine with gilt titles and tooling, pictorial paper boards depicting view of Istanbul and the Bosporus c. 1880. Colour plates. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which has some light scuffing.

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AN ENGLISHMAN IN THE RUSSIAN RANKS
Written by John Morse.
Stock no. 1320175
Published by Duckworth & Co.. 1st 1915. Almost very good condition.

Black cloth with red titles. Ten Months' Fighting In Poland. Spine and corners bumped. Cloth grubby and slightly faded to spine. Foxing to endpapers and textblock, textblock is grubby.

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CARS OF THE SOVIET UNION - THE DEFINITIVE HISTORY
Written by Andy Thomspon.
Stock no. 1320163
Published by Behemoth Publishing. 2019. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Red glazed boards. Packed full of colour photos. ISBN: 9780992876982. Lower corners are heavily bumped. Slight bumping to head and tail of spine. Bumping effects the book and the dustwrapper. Contents are fine.

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RUSSIAN MOTOR VEHICLES - SOVIET LIMOUSINES 1930-2003
Written by Maurice A. Kelly.
Stock no. 1320159
Published by Veloce Publishing. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Investigating the whole story of why the Soviet Communist Party required such a bourgeois product, and how production was subsequently achieved. Black boards, silver title to spine. 126 pages. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9781845843007. Tiny nick to front edge of spine towards base. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly creased at edges.

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THE RETREAT FROM MOSCOW
Written by Sergeant Bourgogne; Vincent Cronin.
Stock no. 1320127
Published by Folio Society. 1985. Slightly better than very good condition.

Grey/blue pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. The Memoirs of Sergeant Bourgogne 1812-1813. Slight bumping to spine. Small mark to edge of textblock. Cream publisher's slipcase is discoloured and slightly grubby.

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WITH NAPOLEON IN RUSSIA: THE ILLUSTRATED MEMOIRS OF FABER DU FAUR, 1812
Written by Christian-Wilhelm Von Faber Du Faur; Jonathan North. Illustrated by Christian-Wilhelm Von Faber Du Faur.
Stock no. 1820863
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The invasion of Russia by Napoleon as recorded and illustrated by Faber Du Faur. Edited and translated by North. Large oblong format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1853674540. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased across top edge.

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1812 THE MARCH ON MOSCOW
Written by Paul Britten Austin.
Stock no. 1820613
Published by Greenhill Books; Stackpole Books. 1st 1993. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The results of more than twenty years of research tells the 'inside' story of Napoleon's march to Moscow in a compellingly readable form. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 416 pages. ISBN: 1853671541. Text block & dustwrapper lightly browned. Cigarette odour present.

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