Царская Империя: Расцвет и Уничтожение. Фотографии и документы 1896-1920. Empire of the Tsars: Prosperity and Destruction. Photographs and Documents 1896-1920. Elisabeth Heresch. IN RUSSIAN. Russian language edition. Hardcover with dustjacket in a protective Mylar cover. Brown cardboard slipcase. Very good, 265 pages. Large format (9½ x 11½"). Decorative endpapers. Fabulous black and white pictures and scholarly text, describing the last years of Empire. Translated from the German. Uncommon in Russian.
Elisabeth Heresch (born October 5, 1949 in Graz) authored books on Russian history and culture. She has worked for radio in Vienna and the US as well as for the Eastern Europe Department of UNESCO.