320 pp., Original gilt and blind stamped cloth (Hardcover), spine faded, edges and a few leaves foxed, else very good. Photos available upon request. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Red Archives. Russian State Papers and ...
Publisher: London: Geoffrey Bles
Publication Date: 1929
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Geoffrey Bles, London, 1929. Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. 320 pages. 7 photographic plates including the frontispiece. Origianl orange cloth, edges of the spine slightly rubbed, with black lettering. Dust-jacket, a little tatty along the top edge of the back panel otherwise in really good, clean order. Bookplate mounted inside front cover. "Among the sensational contents of this book are the reports by the Secret Police on Rasputin; a plan to assassinate the Kaiser; the mutinies in the Fleet and in the Army; correspondence of the family of Prince Yussoupov before the murder of Rasputin; a new and curious side-light on the expedition to Archangel, etc, etc.", so says jacket blurb. SCARCE. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 4857