Marvin Lyons. Edited by Andrew Wheatcroft. Nicholas II: The Last Tsar. One of the first, and still one of the best, photobiographies on the exceptional life of Tsar Nicholas II and his royal family. The editors sifted through some 35,000 photos to produce this book which covers the years 1870 to 1918. Preface, editor's note, chronology, genealogy and picture sources. UK: (London) Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1974. First edition. Hardcover with dustjacket in protective Mylar book jacket cover. 224 pages and 356 black and white photos. Light wear to jacket, white label on the back of jacket, otherwise about fine. 1 copy only.