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BIBLIOTEKA OGONIOK No. 15 : ODIN IZ PUTEJ V RAJ [Among the Paths to Eden and Other Stories] by  Truman; Sulamif Mitin (trans.) Capote - Paperback - First Thus - 1967 - from W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera and Biblio.com

BIBLIOTEKA OGONIOK No. 15 : ODIN IZ PUTEJ V RAJ [Among the Paths to Eden and Other Stories]

by Capote, Truman; Sulamif Mitin (trans.)

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Moscow: Pravda, 1967. First Thus. Softcover. 16.5 x 12.5 cm. 61,[3] pp. Original pictorial wrappers, saddle-stapled. Moderate wear and light stains in wrappers. Very good.

The first collection of stories by Truman Capote published in the Soviet Union, in a special book supplement to OGONIOK, the popular illustrated Russian magazine founded in 1899. The stories were translated by the famous Soviet translator Sulamif Mitina (1922-2000), who had also rendered Graham Greene, Arthur Miller, J. D. Salinger, Tennessee Williams, and very other modern English-language writers into Russian. The book contains a short biographical sketch of Capote, the title story, and three additional stories: "Jug of Silver," A Christmas Memory," and "Children on Their Birthdays."With an interesting illustrated Soviet advertisement on the back encouraging pedestrians at train stations to "Use bridges for crossing!"

  • Seller: W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera US (US)
  • Seller Inventory #: 685
  • Title: BIBLIOTEKA OGONIOK No. 15 : ODIN IZ PUTEJ V RAJ [Among the Paths to Eden and Other Stories]
  • Author: Capote, Truman; Sulamif Mitin (trans.)
  • Format/binding: Softcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Thus
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Pravda
  • Place: Moscow
  • Date published: 1967
  • Keywords: American literature, Soviet literature, stort stories, USSR, Russian language
  • Bookseller catalogs: Literature;


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