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Liddell, R. Scotland.

“SESTRA”

(Sister) Sketches from the Russian Front. Hodder and Stoughton 1917.
1st Ed. Sm. 8vo. viii + 244pp. Edges spotted occasionally intruding onto margins, ex-libris Frank Bird, original black lettered cloth, minor marking. Robert Scotland Liddell (1885-1972) British reporter and photographer for The Sphere newspaper, who covered the events on the Russian front during the World War I. He arrived in Petrograd in the spring of 1915 and soon moved to Warsaw, where he served as a member of the Group of Polish Red Cross Volunteers with the Russian army.
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