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Kam spěje Anglie? [Where Is Britain Going?] by  translator  Lev and Bohumil Mathesius - 1926 - from Penka Rare Books, ILAB and Biblio.com

Kam spěje Anglie? [Where Is Britain Going?]

by Trockij, Lev and Bohumil Mathesius, translator

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Prague: Komunistické nakladatelství a knihkupectví v Praze, 1926. Octavo (19 × 14.2 cm). Original decorative wrappers; 173, [2] pp. Spine cocked; wrappers lightly discolored; still about very good. First and only separate edition in Czech of Trotsky's work, translated by Bohumil Mathesius, a prolific translator from a number of European languages, who also rendered the works of Aleksandr Blok and Vladimir Mayakovsky in Czech. It was first published in 1925 in Moscow, with US and British translations in 1925 and 1926 respectively. The rear wrappers feature a list of other publications by this important communist publisher, much of the output of which was confiscated throughout the 1930s. Among them works by Bukharin, Marx, Lenin, Plekhanov, Stalin, Trotsky, and Kamenev. KVK, OCLC only show the copy at the Czech National Library.


  • Bookseller: Penka Rare Books, ILAB DE (DE)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 6864
  • Title: Kam spěje Anglie? [Where Is Britain Going?]
  • Author: Trockij, Lev and Bohumil Mathesius, translator
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Publisher: Komunistické nakladatelství a knihkupectví v Praze
  • Place: Prague
  • Date published: 1926
  • Keywords: czech, czechoslovak, communism, communist, translation, trotsky, trotskii, soviet, ussr, russian


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