Mikhail Sholokhov, Member of the Academy of Sciences of the U.S.S.R., Lenin and Nobel Prize winner. Author of: Tales from the Don And Quiet Flows the ...Show synopsisMikhail Sholokhov, Member of the Academy of Sciences of the U.S.S.R., Lenin and Nobel Prize winner. Author of: Tales from the Don And Quiet Flows the Don Virgin Soil Upturned They Thought for Their Country The Fact of a Man This book contains six of the stories with which Mikhail Sholokhov, who was later to write the world-famous And Quiet Flows the Don and Virgin Soil Upturned, began his writing career. They are based on the events of the Civil War and Sholokhov's own fighting experience. The stories "Alien Blood," "The Bastard," and "The Herdsman" have been adapted for the screen.Hide synopsis
Description:Very Good. No markings. Small tears to the edges of the dust...Very Good. No markings. Small tears to the edges of the dust jacket, in a protective cover. Stated first printing. Light spotting to fore page edges.
Description:Very Good with no dust jacket. A beautiful book of Russian...Very Good with no dust jacket. A beautiful book of Russian poetry. The book has a white cloth cover, with black title print. The binding remains tight and the pages contain no marking. Very Good condition.; 16mo 6"-7" tall; 190 pages.
Description:Good. Hardcover, published in Moscow, 1966. Stated First...Good. Hardcover, published in Moscow, 1966. Stated First Printing. No marks or writing in book. Lacks dust jacket; otherwise Fine.
Description:Collectible-Good/No Jacket. First Printing. Previous owner's...Collectible-Good/No Jacket. First Printing. Previous owner's gift inscription present. Bumping, minor chipping, rubbing and soiling on covers. Good condition. Light to moderate shelf wear. Binding intact. (EE54)
Description:First edition. A collection of 6 short stories with attractive...First edition. A collection of 6 short stories with attractive black and white illustrations by Kukryniksy. A very near fine tight copy in an about very good dust jacket that has some soiling, wear a chip to the bottom of the back panel near the spine and some other small wear. Still a decent copy of an attractive book.
Description:Good in ACCEPTABLE jacket. 1966. 187 pages. Pictorial, cream...Good in ACCEPTABLE jacket. 1966. 187 pages. Pictorial, cream dust jacket over white boards. Pages are clean and bright with good copy and firm binding. Moderate foxing and tanning to endpapers, fore-edge and paste-downs. Boards rubbed with average shelf-wear to edges. Spine is sunned and bumped but text remains clear. Heavy wear to tanned, foxed and rubbed dust jacket with tears, nicks, creases and moderate loss to the spine, edges and corners.
Description:1. pp. 190. Fine cloth copy in a near fine, very slightly edge...1. pp. 190. Fine cloth copy in a near fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and sharp cornered.
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