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Ukraine: Nature, Traditions, Culture

By: Bilousko, Oleksandr

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Kyiv, Ukraine:, Baltia Druk Publishers.:

Seller ID: 007534

ISBN: 9668137205


Overview of the history, architecture, geography and culture of Ukraine. Translated into English by Viktor Kotolupov. 99 pages, well illustrated with 150 color photographs and color map to inside dust jacket.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality.Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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Orient Express

By: Dos Passos, John

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1927

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010122

Condition: Good


Stated "First Edition". Code M-A. With tipped-in illustrations in color from Paintings by the Author Travels in the Soviet Caucasus, Turkey, and Iran (Persia). Collection of Dos Passos essays about his travels to Constantinople, to Batum, and then through Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan by train and boat. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Spine sun-darkened. Nice inscription on front free endpage: ... View more info

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Greater Russia:The Continental Empire of the Old World, with Illustrations and a Map

By: Gerrare, Wirt

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1903

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. [American]

Seller ID: 005579


From NY Times Saturday Review: ‘... convey[s] an adequate idea of Russia’s advance - especially her industrial progress and commercial prospects... [with] particular attention to the problem of the Far East... full details of the topography of the country through which the Trans-Siberian Railway runs, of the customs of the Siberian tribes, and of the products of the country, present and prospective.’ Publisher’s blue cloth covered boards. Stamped gilt t... View more info

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... Crafts of Kashmir, Jammu and Ladakh

By: Jaitly, Jaya; Sahai, Kamal

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Abbeville Press,: 1990<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 006556

ISBN: 1558591168<br>


Introducing the almost unbelievable creativity of the Kashmir/Jammu/Ladakh region's crafts people in a sophisticated and splendidly illustrated book on the lives of its Hindu, Muslim, and Buddhist crafts people. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling to dust jacket; There is a small remainder mark on lower textblock. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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Transylvanian Towns
[Romania - Hungary]

By: Makkai, Ladislas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Budapest:, Officina Budapest,: 1940.<br>

Seller ID: 008216


A well-written description of the history, architecture, and art of the towns in the Transylvanian Alps.An uncommon books usually found in disrepair Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. However the spine strap is lacking. Illustrated with a color tipped-in frontispiece and b/w drawings. Interior fine with a hint of age-toning.12mo;12mo; 6.75 inches tall, 36 pages of text followed by 32 b/w photographic plate... View more info

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... Soviet Europe

By: Shanor, Donald R.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, Harper & Row,: 1979.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007745

ISBN: 0060138378<br>


A marvelous travelogue journeying by train through six capitals. Country by country, the author combines relevant history with local culture and present day situations. Unused, Unread, Unopened. No flaws but minimal expected aging to Dust Jacket with price. 252 pages with index. View more info

Image for <b> Schamyl: The Sultan, Warrior, and Prophet of the Caucasus; The Russians of the South; Eothen: Or, Traces of Travel Brought Home from the East </b><br>[Travel and Description: Russia]

Schamyl: The Sultan, Warrior, and Prophet of the Caucasus; The Russians of the South; Eothen: Or, Traces of Travel Brought Home from the East
[Travel and Description: Russia]

By: Wagner F. & Bodenstedt F.; Wraxall, Lascelles; Shirley Brooks; [A. W. Kinglake]

Price: $425.00

Publisher: London:, Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans,: 1854.

Edition: No Edition indicated, all first published in 1853.

Seller ID: 008255


Three works bound in one volume. "Eothen" is a travel book about the Middle East and Holy Land, the other two cover the mountainous and Moslem areas of southern Russia. "Eothen" is attributed to Kinglake although his name is not present. All three books are somewhat scarce. Schamyl: The Sultan, Warrior, and Prophet of the Caucasus. From the German of Wagner F. & Bodenstedt F.; Translated By Lascelles Wraxall. 1854. Imam Shamil was an Av... View more info