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The Member of the Wedding.

by Shterenberg David

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Biblionne
Published
1970s
Condition
Near very good condition, publishing house's stamp on the back side.
Edition
1 leave.
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$650.00

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N.p., 1970s. The original drawing for Carson McCullers's The Member of the Wedding (1946). It depicts the main character, twelve-year-old tomboy Frankie Addams. Her image reminds an actress Julie Harris, who played Frankie in the movie The Member of the Wedding (1952).
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Tarantul [Tarantula]

by Dylan Bob

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Biblionne
Published
1991
Condition
In good condition, spine slightly rubbed.
Edition
138, [2] pp., ill
Item Price
$550.00

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Vladivostok, Uliss, 1991. Limited to 20 000 copies. First Russian edition of first Dylan's book. Tarantula, an experimental prose and poetry collection in stream-of-consciousness style, was written in 1965–1966. The publishing process was interrupted because of the Dylan's motorcycle accident. First copies appeared by underground press in the middle of 1965. First official edition was issued only in 1971. In 2003… Read more
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Polnyi Povorot Krugom [Turnabout]

by Faulkner William

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Biblionne
Published
1963
Condition
In good condition, tears on the front cover, small stains on the cover, spine and back cover slightly rubbed, owner's mark on th
Edition
46, [2] pp., ill
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$450.00

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Moskva, Pravda, 1963. Limited to 111 600 copies. First book edition of these stories in Russia. This collection of stories includes Turnabout (1932) and Delta Autumn (1942). Turnabout is 'one of Faulkner's most popular stories and the best-known of his World War I fictions'. Delta Autumn is one of the seven stories from the novel Go Down, Moses. In the foreword… Read more
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$450.00
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Zvezdochka [Star]

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Biblionne
Published
1910?
Condition
In good condition, stained on some pages.
Edition
#1—[12] pp., ill.; #2—[20] pp., ill.; #4—[12] pp., ill.
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$1,309.00

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N.p., N.p., 1910? Handwritten miniature children's magazine created by an unknown child. Issues includes fairy tales, short stories, verses (by Russian children's poets), riddles, rebuses, magazine subscriber's drawings and 'readers' letters'. According to these letters, a child made this magazine in a countryside, where she/he spent summer holidays. In 'Our Post' column a child wrote that she/ he missed his friends,… Read more
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‘Otello’ (Venecianskiy Mavr) [Othello (The Moor of Venice)]

by [Bukhoveckiy Dmitriy]

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Biblionne
Published
[1922?]
Condition
In good condition, minor tears.
Edition
1 leaf
Item Price
$441.00

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Kozmodemyansk, Gostipografiya, [1922?]. Extremely rare provincial film poster for Othello (1922) for the German silent film directed by later Hollywood émigré, the originally Ukrainian Dmitriy Bukhoveckiy (Dimitri Buchowetzki; 1885–1932). He emigrated from Soviet Ukraine in 1919 and worked as a director and screenwriter in Europe and USA at Paramount and MetroGoldwyn-Mayer. It was the second German Othello film adaptation. Emil Jannings,… Read more
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Mech Mira [The War That Will End War]

by Wells H.G

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Biblionne
Published
1915
Condition
Signed and inscribed by the translator. In good condition, cracks and small losses on the spine, owner’s mark on the spine, sl
Edition
VIII, 132, [2] pp.
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$2,067.00

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Petrograd, Tip. Imperatorskogo uchilishcha glukhonemykh, 1915. One of two first editions of Wells's The War That Will End War (1914) published in 1915 in Russia. The only edition of this translation. Signed and inscribed by the translator, an employee of the Petrograd Military Censorship Commission and staff captain Grigoriy Nazarov to colleague, lieutenant Medar: 'For lieutenant Medar, military censorship officer in… Read more
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