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The Captain's Daughter by  Alexander PUSHKIN - Hardcover - 1954 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (SKU: 79655)

The Captain's Daughter

The Captain's Daughter by  Alexander PUSHKIN - Hardcover - 1954 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (SKU: 79655)

The Captain's Daughter

by PUSHKIN, Alexander

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  • very good
  • hardcover
Condition
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Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1954. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Reprint of a work of Russia's celebrated national author of the nineteenth century. Very good plus with some soiling to boards in very good dustwrapper with a small chip to the tail of the spine.

Synopsis

Alexander Pushkin (1799-1837), known as the father of Russian literature, was descended from Russian nobility and from an African great-grandfather raised at the court of Peter the Great. Pushkin’s commitment to social reform resulted in government censorship of his work and a period of exile. He died after a fighting a duel at the age of thirty-seven.

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Bookseller
Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
79655
Title
The Captain's Daughter
Author
PUSHKIN, Alexander
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Foreign Languages Publishing House
Place of Publication
Moscow
Date published
1954
Keywords
RussianLiterature

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA

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About Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA

Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., founded in 1985, specializes in first editions of 20th Century American and English fiction. Our inventory of over 75,000 first editions includes: African-American literature & history, Mysteries, Detective Fiction, Drama, Books into Film and Sports books. We routinely issue extensively illustrated color catalogs, available by subscription. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA)and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB). Tom Congalton, founder of Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., actively promotes the ethics and standards of these professional organizations and served as President of the ABAA from 2000 to 2002.

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