Adventures in Red Russia from the Black Sea to the White Sea
Adventures in Red Russia from the Black Sea to the White Sea

Adventures in Red Russia from the Black Sea to the White Sea

1926 Europe

Offered by Temple Rare Books

Price Upon Request
Request Information Call Dealer
Favourite Item
Adventures in Red Russia from the Black Sea to the White Sea

vii, [1], 193pp, [1]. Original quarter morocco and cloth, smooth back, author, title and publisher in gilt to spine, t.e.g., marbled endpapers. Very slightly rubbed, internally some light browning and light foxing, but tolerable. Presentation copy from the author 'To the Lady of the Blue Mantle'. Printed for private circulation, with fifteen photographic illustrations. "The hazards of copper mining near Batum during revolutionary times, 1916-18, are listed by a British engineer, who describes how ruin comes to the industry when workers get the upper hand. He includes a very informative foreign viewpoint of the relative leadership abilities of Lenin and Kerensky" (Nerhood). Nerhood 649, Grierson page 27

Author - Colquhoun, James

First Edition

John Murray
Good
Stock Code
454
Temple Rare Books

Temple Rare Books
12 Stephen Road
Headington
Oxfordshire
OX3 9AY
UK

Opening Hours
Contacts
View Dealer Location
Member Since 2011
View Full Details