Condition: Very good condition in decorated brown cloth covered boards with a gilt top edge. The Lakeside Classic release of 1999. Gilt text stamping on the spine and front boards; front cover board shows a gilt Lakeside Press seal. See images for condition of the book.
Blurb: Including passages from "My Life Here and There, 1876-1917." The core of the memoirs presented here, somewhat abridged, covers the Russian years in the life of Princess Cantacuzene, Countess Speransky, nee Grant - the period including the Russian Revolution. The author, originally an American, married a Russian Prince in 1899 then moved to that country for the next 18 years to raise her family. This is her account of the Russian Revolution.