Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1987. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo; brick red cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; xvi,272pp. Fine in a Fine dustjacket.
"Drawing on a broad range of materials in Soviet and Western archives, Richard Robbins here gives us a richly textured portrait of the Russian provincial governors in the last years of the old regime" (from front flap).