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One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by  Alexander Solzhenitsyn - First American Edition - 1963 - from Certain Books, ABAA and Biblio.com

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

by Solzhenitsyn, Alexander

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1963. xxiv + 210 pages; translated by Max Hayward and Ronald Hingley; Hayward also wrote the Introduction, with Leopold Labedz; (From the dustjacket information): "...beyond doubt the most startling and important work ever published in the Soviet Union...."; bound in dustjacket over startling graphic white 'eyes' over black cloth, gilt spine titles with white and red accent letting & symbol; not price clipped; some edge, tips wear to dustjacket, couple of tiny nicks at top and bottom of spine; volume cloth with light wear, front blank endpaper a little rubbed in one spot from erasure; overall, in very good condition.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich is a novel written by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, first published in November 1962 in the Soviet literary magazine Novy Mir (New World). The story is set in a Soviet labor camp in the 1950s, and describes a single day of an ordinary prisoner, Ivan Denisovich Shukhov. Its publication was an extraordinary event in Soviet literary history—never before had an account of Stalinist repression been openly distributed.


  • Bookseller: Certain Books, ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 18856
  • Title: One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
  • Author: Solzhenitsyn, Alexander
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First American Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Frederick A. Praeger
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1963
  • Keywords: YAM Novel Alexander Solzhenitsyn One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich Russia War Ronald Hingley Max Hayward Leopold Labedz
  • Bookseller catalogs: General 2;


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