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MAP: Russia in Europe: 1845 (2 sheets)

By: N/A

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: X10


A pleasing example of German cartography, this 2-sheet map encompasses all of 19th century European Russia. Provinces are identified, as well as many small towns and villages. First issued by Adolph Stieler, this is one of the most useful 19th century maps of the area that we've seen. View more info

MAP: South-West Russia: 1860

By: N/A

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: M30


This 1860 map by Keith Johnston shows Russia from the Gulf of Riga east to the Oka and Don Rivers region and south to the Galicia, Bessarabia and the Black Sea aeas. Locates rivers, canals and railways, as well as towns, villages and the military colonies in Kherson. Much of this area was part of the Kingdom of Poland before 1772. View more info

MAP: The Russian Baltic Provinces: 1914

By: N/A

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: M38


Drawn by the cartographer G. Peltier, this unusual map was first published as a supplement to the French newsmagazine L’Illustration in 1914 to illustrate the eastern theatre of war. It shows the Baltic area - present day Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania, northeast Poland (north of Lodz and east of Thorn and Danzig) and Belarus - in extraordinary detail, identifying small towns and villages, railroads, rivers and their tributaries. The text and legend are in French. View more info

MAP: West Russia: 1835

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Price: $7.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: M29


Issued in London by the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, this J. & C. Walker map was adapted in 1835 from Fallon's Imperial Atlas of Russia. It shows the Grodno - Minsk - Vilna - Volhynia - Moghilev areas in fine detail, along with parts of neighboring areas, all formerly part of the Kingdom of Poland. View more info

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Russian Folk Costumes Paper Dolls

By: Ming-Ju Sun

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 423905


This latest addition to Dover's paper doll collections focusing on folk costumes from around the world spotlights traditional apparel of Russia. An attractive young man and woman, accompanied by 16 finely detailed costumes, can be dressed in outfits representing a number of now-independent countries of the former Soviet Union. Included are festival costumes of the late-nineteenth- and early-twentieth century; a fur-trimmed robe; beautifully embroidered shawls, skirts, tu... View more info

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Russian Folk Motifs

By: Peter Linenthal

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 402754


Over 220 designs for permission-free use, all meticulously rendered from authentic Russian art and artifacts, include motifs from Moldovian carpets, Ukrainian Easter eggs, stove tiles, gingerbread molds, architectural carvings, ancient metalwork, and much more. Depictions of Matryoshka dolls, ceramic toys, and woodcuts of characters from folklore appear as well. Ideal for direct graphic art applications; inspiration for design, decoration, other art and craft projects. 2... View more info

A History of Russia

By: Roger Bartlett

Price: $26.95

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan: September, 2005

Seller ID: 63263X


Roger Bartlett traces the history of Russia from its beginnings to the present. While offering a broad perspective on Russia's historical development, Bartlett also focuses on Russia's role as multiethnic state and empire, the place of the majority peasant population in the Russian/Soviet polity, and the development of Russian and Soviet society and culture. It is the perfect introduction for anyone interested in the complex and fascinating country's history.A... View more info

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Russia's Lost Reformation: Peasants, Millennialism, and Radical Sects in Southern Russia and Ukraine, 1830-1917

By: Sergei I. Zhuk.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press: c2004

Seller ID: 879159


Radical Protestant Christianity became widespread in rural parts of southern Russia and Ukraine in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Russia's Lost Reformation: Peasants, Millennialism, and Radical Sects in Southern Russia and Ukraine, 1830-1917, studies the origins and evolution of the theology and practices of these radicals and their contribution to an alternative culture in the region.Arising from a confluence of immigrant Anabaptists from central Euro... View more info

Days of A Russian Noblewoman: The Memories of Anna Labzina, 1758-1821

By: translated and edited by Gary Marker and Rachel May.

Price: $12.96

Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press: c2001

Seller ID: 805892


Providing a unique glimpse into the domestic life of Russia's nobility in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, Days of a Russian Noblewoman combines a rare memoir and a diary, now translated into English for the first time. Anna Labzina was relatively well educated by the standards of her day, and she traveled widely through the Russian empire. Yet, unlike most writers of her time, she writes primarily as a dutiful, if inwardly rebellious, daughter and wif... View more info