Russian biography series No. 9, 253 pages. "Babushka" the little grandmother of the Russian Revolution was the symbol of the 1917 revolution that overthrew Tsar Nicholas II. 253 pages, DJ in mylar sleeve. Size: 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 ". Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Babushka: The Life of the Russian ...
Publisher: Oriental Research Partners
Publication Date: 1991
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: As New
Book Description Oriental Research Partners, Newtonville MA, 1991, ISBN:0892502193, 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Included. 1st Edition. GOOD, Jane E. and David R. JONES. Babushka : The Life of the Russian Revolutionary E.K. Breshko-Breshkovskaia (1844 - 1934). Newtonville Ma. : Oriental Research Partners, 1991. First Edition. Pp (6),i-x,1-253,(1). 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to front and spine. No. 9 in the Russian Biography Series. Faint dampstain to bottom of inside front cover, flyleaf and first two leaves, else very good in dustjacket. Signed with inscription, by David R. Jones on flyleaf. 60.00 Katherine Breshko-Breshkovskaia (13 January 1844 – 12 September 1934) was a Russian socialist, better known as Babushka, the grandmother of the Russian Revolution. Dr. David Robert Jones (b. 1941, Halifax - d. August 16, 2016, Halifax) scholar and historian. Contents : Introduction. 1. The Reformer. 2. The Apprebtice Revolutionary (1844-1873). 3. The Populist (1874-1896). 4. The Socialist Revolutionary (1896-1917). 5. The Patriot (Spring 1917); 6. The Fairy Godmother of Defensism (Summer 1917); 7. The Counter-Revolutionary (Autumn 1917 - 1934). With end-notes and bibliography. Faint dampstain to bottom of inside front cover, flyleaf and first two leaves, else very good in dustjacket. Signed with inscription, by David R. Jones on flyleaf. 60.00. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 113691