THE VILLAGE PRIEST and Other Stories from the Russian...Translated by…

THE VILLAGE PRIEST and Other Stories from the Russian...Translated by Beatrix L. Tollemache. With an Introduction by C. Hagberg Wright.

Edition: First edition in English

London: Unwin, 1918. Cream cloth lettered in black. (xxiv), (172) pp. Spine lightly darkened; small green spot to lower page edges (not penetrating into margins); endpapers tanned from offsetting of binding; 1920 ink name to front free endpaper; scattered foxing to text; old repair to upper outer corner of front free endpapr; yellowing to page edges and lightly to text; else a VG unworn copy of a scarce book. Contains the title story, and "The Old Nurse" by Militsina, the first publication in English of a then new Russian author. Contains "Konyaga", "A Visit to a Russian Prison", and "The Governor" by Saltikov, one of the great figures in 19th century Russian literature.

Condition: Binding: Hardcover

Book ID: 6506
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