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Gannibal: The Moor of Petersburg, Barnes, Hugh

Author    Barnes, Hugh

Title   Gannibal: The Moor of Petersburg

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Jacket Condition   Near Fine

Edition   First

Size   Octavo

Publisher   London Profile Books Ltd 2005

ISBN    1861973659 / 9781861973658

Seller ID   005565

300 pp. Extremely light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Faint dust foxing to upper edge of text block. All else as new. Maps and genealogical tables. Black-and-white plates. Maps, sources, bibliography, index. "Whether he was really an African prince or not, the ex-slave founded a dynasty of his own in Russia, where he came to embody the strengths and weaknesses of the country itself -- volatile, courageous, handsome, gifted and always astonishing. His descendants included not only Alexander Pushkin, Russia's greatest poet, but also, in England, several Mountbattens and others close to the royal family."

Price = 18.00 AUD



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