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 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 ...Read MoreMikhail 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.Read Less
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.
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)
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.
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.
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