This 63 page book, "Russian Matryoshka" was written by Larissa Solovieva and Marina Marder in the 1993. It is very well known by many collectors of Russian Matryoshka nesting dolls. The book is hard covered and is roughly 8.5" by 11" in size, and covers the history of Russian Matryoshka Dolls, how they are manufactured, shows various kinds of paintings, and the famous places where they are made such as Sergyiev Posad, Semenov, Polkhovsky, Maiden, and a few others. This book is one of the best known books on Russian Matryoshka nested dolls. Any collector of nesting dolls must have this book! It is currently out of print, so get yours today! (The dolls in this book are displayed at the Folk Arts Museum in Moscow, Russia).