Methuen, 1984, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First
Beautiful, cultivated, the daughter of a hero of the Napoleonic wars, Maria Volkonsky had been married only one year when in 1825 the tsar sentenced her husband to life imprisonment in Siberia. Despite her family's and the tsar's opposition, Maria was determined to join her husband in exile. She was more than halfway there when the tsar decreed that she could never return from Siberia. All pictures shown are of the actual product offered for sale. DJ has some minor marking. A previous owner has "whited out" their name on the half-title page. Size: 150mm - 250mm. 340 pages. Dust Jacket has some shelf-wear, as well as some bumping to corners & extremities . Covers have some shelf-wear, as well as some bumping to corners and extremities. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Russia; ISBN: 0413478408. ISBN/EAN: 9780413478405. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19786.