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History of Culture and Arts

Total records: 396
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Code: 029707
Stil, Valeri (Valerie Steele)
Fetish: Moda, Seks i Vlast`

[ Fetish: Moda, Seks i Vlast` : ]
Moscow: Novoe Literaturnoe Obozrenie, 2014
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 27.00
The concept of fetishism has recently assumed a growing importance in critical thinking about the cultural construction of sexuality. Yet until now no scholar with an in-depth knowledge of fashion history has studied the actual clothing fetishes themselves.
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Code: 032156
Kheizinga, Iokhan (Johan Huizinga)
Homo Ludens
Opyt Opredeleniia Igrovogo Elementa Kul`tury

[ Homo Ludens : Opyt Opredeleniia Igrovogo Elementa Kul`tury ]
St. Petersburg: Ivan Limbakh, 2015
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 39.00
In "Homo Ludens," the classic evaluation of play that has become a "must-read" for those in game design, Dutch philosopher Johan Huizinga defines play as the central activity in flourishing societies. Like civilization, play requires structure and participants willing to create within limits.
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Code: 030989
Solomon, Andrew
The Irony Tower: Sovetskie Khudozhniki vo Vremena Glasnosti

[ The Irony Tower: Sovetskie Khudozhniki vo Vremena Glasnosti : ]
Moscow: Ad Marginem, 2013
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 45.00
Sotheby`s auction of avant-garde Soviet art, held in Moscow in 1988, introduced to the West a generation of painters and sculptors who for years had been unable to exhibit their works in public. Solomon, who covered the auction for a British magazine, offers an intimate, thoughtful glimpse of Moscow`s and Leningrad`s artistic vanguards, walking on ice in the unpredictable thaw of glasnost .
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Code: 029390
Sonders, F.S. (Saunders, Frances Stonor)
TsRU i Mir Iskusstv
Kul`turnyi Front Kholodnoi Voiny

[ TsRU i Mir Iskusstv : Kul`turnyi Front Kholodnoi Voiny ]
Moscow: Kuchkovo pole, Institut Vneshnepoliticheskikh Issledovanii i Initsiativ, 2013
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 42.00
During the Cold War, writers and artists were faced with a huge challenge. In the Soviet world, they were expected to turn out works that glorified militancy, struggle and relentless optimism. In the West, freedom of expression was vaunted as liberal democracy`s most cherished possession.
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Code: 003208-1
Bedritskii, A.I. et al
Ocherki po Istorii Gidrometeorologicheskoi Sluzhby Rossii
Tom 1

[ Ocherki po Istorii Gidrometeorologicheskoi Sluzhby Rossii : Tom 1 ]
St. Petersburg: Gidrometeoizdat, 1997
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 21.00
This book is planned to be published in three volumes. The first volume covers the most remarkable events in the history of Russian geophysics from ancient times to the end of 19th century. Based on rich archive studies, the book depicts the creation of the system of magnetic and meteorological observatories in 1834, and portrays the scholars in the field.
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Code: 021677
Konstruktivizm
Annotirovannyi Bibliograficheskii Ukazatel`

[ Konstruktivizm : Annotirovannyi Bibliograficheskii Ukazatel` ]
Moscow: Kontakt-Kul`tura, 2006
Language: English and Russian
 Price: $ 42.00
A bibliographical index of literature about the direction of constructivism in Russian literature and arts (1922-1932)compiled by Aleksei Moroz. The index covers literature for 1922-2005. Illustrated. Parallel in Russian and English.
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Code: 025626
Volkov, Solomon
Istoriia Russkoi Kul`tury v Tsarstvovanie Romanovykh
1613-1917

[ Istoriia Russkoi Kul`tury v Tsarstvovanie Romanovykh : 1613-1917 ]
Moscow: Eksmo, 2011
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 36.00
This book is about cultural life in Russia in the 17th-early 20th centuries, groups and the great figures in literature, music, visual arts, theater and cinema. It is based on many recently discovered documents and the author`s investigations.
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Code: 028609
Billington, James H
Raboty po Istorii i Kul`ture Rossii: Izdanie v Dvukh Tomakh
Tom I: Ikona i Topor: Opyt Istolkovaniia Istoriii Russkoi Kul`tury. Tom II: Rossiia v Poiskakh Sebia: Stat`i i Vystupleniia

[ Raboty po Istorii i Kul`ture Rossii: Izdanie v Dvukh Tomakh : Tom I: Ikona i Topor: Opyt Istolkovaniia Istoriii Russkoi Kul`tury. Tom II: Rossiia v Poiskakh Sebia: Stat`i i Vystupleniia ]
Moscow: VGBIL im. M.I. Rudomino, 2011
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 47.00
This is the two-volume publication on the history of Russian culture by the director of the Library of Congress, historian James H. Billington. Bibliographical references. (1.93 kg.)
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Code: 031376
Natsional`naia Identichnost` v Russkoi Kul`ture

[ Natsional`naia Identichnost` v Russkoi Kul`ture : ]
Moscow: ROSSPEN, 2014
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 24.00
The question of national identity has long been a vexing one in Russia, and is particularly pertinent in the post-Soviet period. Designed for students of Russian literature, culture and history, this collection of essays explores aspects of national identity in Russian culture from medieval times to the present.
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Code: 031637
Bruk, D. (Daniel Brook)
Istoriia Gorodov Budushchego

[ Istoriia Gorodov Budushchego : ]
Moscow: Strelka Press, 2014
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 19.00
Histories of St. Petersburg, Shanghai, Bombay, and Singapore. Juxtaposing the stories of the architects and authoritarians, the artists and revolutionaries who seized the reins to transform each of these precociously modern places into avatars of the global future, Brook demonstrates that the drive for modernization was initially conflated with wholesale Westernization.
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Code: 008159
Chteniia po Istorii Russkoi Ku’tury

[ The Conference on the history of Russian culture : ]
Moscow: Institut Rossiiskoi Istorii RAN, 2000
Language: Russian and English
 Price: $ 21.00
This volume contains the Chronicle of the Christmas Conference (4-5 January 1993), short summaries of its papers and the special articles. The topics of most of them are connected with Russian culture from antiquity to the 17th-18th centuries.
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Code: 007687
Dmitriev, P.V
Apollon" (1909-1918)
Materialy iz Redaktsionnogo Portfelia: Sbornik Dokumentov

[ "Apollo" (1909-1918) : Materials from the editorial back files: Collection of documents ]
St. Petersburg: Baltiiskie sezony, 2009
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 19.00
This is a collection of materials on the history of the journal "Apollon" (1909-1918). The collection includes some materials from the editorial files which have not been published for various reasons.
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Code: 030355
Khlebnikov, M.V
Teoriia Zagovora": Opyt Sotsiokul`turnogo Issledovaniia

[ "Conspiracy theory": Experience of sociocultural research : ]
Moscow: Kuchkovo pole, 2012
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 29.00
This book focuses on the origin and development of conspiracy theory as such, and accounts for its popularity among various social groups. The author stresses the existence of numerous conspiracy theories in Russia as a specific state of historical and social public mind.
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Code: 027026-02
"Ot Barokko k Romantizmu"
Muzykal`nye Epokhi i Stili: Estetika, Poetika, Ispolnitel`skaia Interpretatsiia: Sbornik Statei: Vyp. 2

[ "From Baroque to Romanticism" : Musical epochs and styles: Esthetics, poetics, performance interpretation. Collected articles: Issue 2 ]
Moscow: Moskovskaia konservatoriia, 2010
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 38.00
This is the second volume of transactions of scholars of the Moscow State Conservatory on the subject of musical epochs and styles: esthetics, poetics, and performance interpretation. The contributors to this collection analyze musical textology and poetics, peculiarities of historical instruments, traditions of performance and other issues in the history of music.
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Code: 031178
Malysheva, S.Iu
Professionalki", "Arfistki", "Liubitel`nitsy"
Publichnye Doma i Prostitutki v Kazani vo Vtoroi Polovine XIX - Nachale XX Veka

[ "Professionals", "artists", "amateurs" : Parlor houses and prostitution in Kazan in the second half of the 19th to early 20th centuries ]
Kazan`: Kazanskii universitet, 2014
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 24.00
This book studies the influence of prostitution on the city everyday life and culture based on archival sources of one of the large Russian cities in the second half of the 19th to the early 20th centuries, the city of Kazan.
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Code: 021995
Rozental`, I.S
I Vot Obshchestvennoe Mnen`e!"
Kluby v Istorii Rossiiskoi Obshchestvennosti: Konets XVIII — Nachalo XX vv.

[ "Public Opinion: Here It Is!” : Clubs in the history of Russian Society: Late 19th — early 20th centuries ]
Moscow: Novyi Khronograf, 2007
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 38.00
The monograph covers the history of clubs in Russia from the end of the 18th - early 20th centuries. The author discovers a connection between the club culture and processes of forming and development of public opinion based on the daily mutual penetration of ordinary consciousness of elite social groups, and social and political philosophy.
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Code: 021532
Zolotoi Os`mnadtsatyi . . . ": Russkoe Iskusstvo XVIII v. v Sovremennom Otechestvennom Iskusstvoznanii
Sbornik Statei

[ "The Golden Eighteenth...": Russian art of the XVIII cent. in contemporary national art studies : Collected articles ]
St. Petersburg: Izd-vo S.-Peterburgskogo Un-ta, 2006
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 21.00
Collection of articles about Russian arts and artists of the eighteenth century in painting, architecture, costumes, etc.
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Code: 022886-03
Al`manakh "Russkii Mir"
Prostranstvo i Vremia Russkoi Kul`tury. 3

[ "The Russian World": Almanac : Space and time of Russian culture. 3 ]
St. Petersburg: Aleteiia, 2010
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 41.00
This is the third volume of the almanac "Russian World" which is the part of the new civilizational project of the same name sponsored by the Russian government. This project aims for the creation of ethnocultural unity of Russians inside and outside Russia based on traditions of Orthodoxy, Russian language and Russian culture.
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Code: 026555
Vlasova, E.S
1948 God v Sovetskoi Muzyke
Dokumentirovannoe Issledovanie

[ 1948 in soviet music : Documentary research ]
Moscow: Klassika-XXI, 2010
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 54.00
This is the first attempt to write the history of musical culture in soviet Russia including the history of censorship in this field. Based on unique sources from previously closed archives this book reconstructs the musical life and the management of this process of government controlled bodies from the 1917 revolution to 1940s.
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Code: 029644
XX Vek: Tridtsatye Gody: Sbornik Statei

[ 20th century: The 30`s: Collected articles : ]
St. Petersburg: Nestor-Istoriia, 2013
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 46.00
Contents: SSSR i Evropa: Sovetskii "kulturnyi proekt" tridtsatykh godov; Kak bylo organizovano izdanie sovremennoi perevodnoi literatury v sovetskoi Rossii v kontse 1920-kh - pervoi polovine 1930-kh godov (na materiale deiatelnosti leningradskogo kooperativnogo izdatelstva "Vremia"); "Pisatel-fashist v kommunisticheskoi Moskve: vizit Pera Drie la Roshelia, etc.
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Code: 027731
Iangirov, R.M
Drugoe Kino
Stat`i po Istorii Otechestvennogo Kino Pervoi Treti XX Veka

[ A different cinema : Articles on the history of the Russian cinema of the first third of the 20th century ]
Moscow: Novoe Literaturnoe Obozrenie, 2011
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 32.00
This is a collection of articles on the history of the Russian cinema of the first third of the 20th century by historian Rashit Iangirov (1954-2008). It studies documentary shooting of Nicholas II and Vladimir Lenin, international contacts of Russian cinema, Jewish and religious themes, avant-garde influence, fate of pre-revolutionary directors, and emigre films.
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Code: 029194
Margulis, Lev
Chelovek iz Orkestra
Blokadnyi Dnevnik L`va Margulisa

[ A musician from the orchestra : The Blokade diary of Lev Margulis ]
St. Petersburg: Lenizdat, 2012
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 29.00
This is the diary of the violin player who participated in the first performance of the Seventh symphony of D.D. Shostakovich in blockaded Leningrad. Though many musical groups and theaters were evacuated, music remained an organic part of the everyday life of Leningrad.
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Code: 023767
A.M. Panchenko i Russkaia Kul’tura

[ A.M. Panchenko and Russian culture : ]
St. Petersburg: Pushkinskii Dom, 2008
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 55.00
This book is about the scholarly legacy of Aleksandr Mikailovich Panchenko (1937-2002), an outstanding Russian philologist and historian of Old Russian literature. It includes materials presented at the international conference celebrating his 70th birthday.
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Code: 027176
Solonenko, V.K
O Knigakh, Knizhnikakh i Pisatele Vasilii Aksenove

[ About books, bibliophiles and the writer Vasilii Aksenov : ]
Moscow: Tri kvadrata, 2010
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 31.00
This edition by a Russian bibliophile includes works on bibliography and history of books and book series, prominent book projects and publishing catalogs, impressive books as well on the life and creative work of representatives of book publishing and bibliographical services in Russia.
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Code: 026408
Aktualnye Problemy Teorii i Istorii Bibliofilstva
Materialy XII Mezhdunarodnoi Nauchnoi Konferentsii

[ Actual problems of the theory and history of bibliophilism : Materials of the 12th international conference ]
St. Petersburg: RNB, 2010
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 16.00
Collection of materials of the 12th international conference on actual problems of the theory and history of bibliophilism. Materials are arranged in three chapters: Book monuments and bibliophilism; History of books and of bibliophilism; Art of the book, book graphics, bookplates.
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Code: 029744-1
Aegyptiaca Rossica Vypusk 1
Sbornik Statei

[ Aegyptiaca Rossica Issue 1 : Collected articles ]
Moscow: Russkii Fond Sodeistviia Obrazovaniiu i Nauke, 2013
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 24.00
This is the first volume of the series Aegyptiaca Rossica (Egyptian studies). It is based on the two round tables "Languages and cultures: Reading, understanding, translation` (2011 and 2012) at the center for Egyptian Studies.
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Code: 029744-2
Aegyptiaca Rossica Vypusk 2
Sbornik Statei

[ Aegyptiaca Rossica Issue 2 : Collected articles ]
Moscow: Russkii Fond Sodeistviia Obrazovaniiu i Nauke, 2014
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 29.00
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Code: 021005
Frezinskii, Boris
Vse Eto Bylo v XX Veke: Zametki na Poliakh Istorii

[ All this was in the 20th century: Notes on the field of history : ]
Vinnitsa: Globus-Press, 2006
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 29.00
This is a collection of articles by historian of literature and philologist Boris Frezinskii (b. 1941) published in Russian periodicals in 1995-2005. He is best known as the biographer, publisher and commentator of the collected works of Il`ia Erenburg.
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Code: 022499
Khrenov, N.A
Zrelishcha v Epokhu Vosstaniia Mass

[ Amusements in an epoch of mass rebellion : ]
Moscow: Nauka, 2006
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 29.00
Amusements, one of the oldest esthetic phenomena, experienced a Renaissance in the twentieth century. They include old forms like shows, theater, and circus, and new ones like cinema and TV. This monograph analyzes amusements not only as artistic forms, but also as means of influence on masses.
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Code: 031601
Orlov, A.S
Drevniaia Russkaia Literatura XI-XVII Vekov

[ Ancient Russian literature of the 11th - 17th centuries : ]
St. Petersburg: Dmitrii Bulanin, 2014
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 34.00
Russian medievalist A.S. Orlov (1871-1947) was and still is a leading Russian philologist and historian of Old Russian literature (11th – 17th centuries). This book may be considered as a teaching aid for a course on the subject.
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