Somwhat confusingly titled Violume 1, the book itself was subsequently published by Pelican in three PB's , and also there were further hardcover volumes ( forming a History of Soviet Russia)
this has the contents of books 1 to 3 , Volume 1 in full.
Edgewear to the dustjacket, internally unmarked, not ex library, tanning to apges, published by Macmillan UK , undated but 1950 .
E. H. Carr begins with an analysis of the events in Russian history from 1898 to 1917 that shaped the course of the Revolution. He examines the constitutional structure erected by the new government and then turns to the multifarious problems facing the Bolsheviks as they took possession of a rapidly disintegrating Russian empire.