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Vesennii Sev [Spring Sowing]

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Vesennii Sev [Spring Sowing]: Stories. Series Biblioteka Ogonek. # 478. Translation by P. Okhrimenko.

by O'Flaherty Liam

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  • paperback
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Moskva, Akts. Izd. O-vo Ogonek, 1929
Limited to 15 000 copies.
Collection of short stories of Irish novelist Liam O'Flaherty. He actively published in USSR before the beginning of the 1930s. He visited Moscow on April 23, 1930 to collect material for a book on Bolshevism. The book I Went To Russia (London, 1931) has been criticized in USSR and after that his stories wasn't published in Russian anymore. Later O'Flaherty calling this book 'the most reprehensible thing' he had ever done.
The edition contains stories: Spring Sowing, The Landing, The Wild Sow, A Shilling, The Reaping Race. First time first four stories issued in Spring sowing (London, 1924) and the last story was published in The best short stories of 1925 (London, 1926).
The translator Petr Okhrimenko lived in USA in 1908-1911, worked at Edison plant. He translated in Russian works of Jack London, Sinclair Lewis, Ernest Hemingway etc.
OCLC locates only one microfilm copy in British Library

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Bookseller
Biblionne RU (RU)
Bookseller Inventory #
5726
Title
Vesennii Sev [Spring Sowing]
Author
O'Flaherty Liam
Format/binding
In original wrappers
Book condition
Used - In good condition, small loss of lower part of the cover and few pages, stain to back cover, mark from a paperclip on spine
Quantity available
1
Edition
40 pp
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Akts. Izd. O-vo Ogonek
Place of Publication
Moskva
Date published
1929
Bookseller catalogs
Irish literature;
Size
18mo

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