Paustovsky, Konstantin,: Story of a Life; Years of Hope
Book Number: 0109468
Harvill Press, London, 1968. Hardcover. Good/Good. First Edition. 430 g.; VI, 7-224 pages, notes. Blue speckled coloured boards with black insert to the backstrip and within that insert gilt titles. Bumping to the lower backstrip edge and rubbing to the book corners. Browning to the text block edges and to the endpapers. Age toning of the internal text. Colour illustrated dustwrapper with white titles to the front panel and backstrip. Rubbing to the dustwrapper edges and dustwrapper panels. Handling marks and staining to the rear dustwrapper panel. Staining to the verso of the dustwrapper and sunning of the backstrip. The fourth volume of the author's life, this time describing the Communist revolution in Odessa in 1921. Translated from the Russian by Manya Harari and Andrew Thompson. First English Translation. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Russia ; Inventory No: 0109468.