The Commissar of the Gold Express: An Episode in the Civil War. V. Matveyev.
The Commissar of the Gold Express: An Episode in the Civil War
The Commissar of the Gold Express: An Episode in the Civil War

The Commissar of the Gold Express: An Episode in the Civil War

Ernst. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / No Jacket. Item #002413

New York: International Publishers / Co-operative Publishing Society of Foreign Workers in the U.S.S.R. Moscow, 1933. First Edition. Octavo; 212pp. Blue cloth-covered boards with black lettering to spine. No dust jacket. Covers lightly edgeworn with bumping to corners and spine ends and some fading/toning to cloth. A few pages with shallow chips along fore-edge, not involving text. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.

Ownership inscription of Eugene V. Rostow on front free endpaper. Rostow was Dean of Yale Law School and served as Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs during the Lyndon B. Johnson administration. He was critical against detente with Russia, and was appointed director of the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency by Reagan in 1981.

Price: $40.00

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