Book #20764

Pasternak: a Biography - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

Ronald Hingley
Book #20764 Pasternak: a Biography - 1st US Edition/1st Printing. Ronald Hingley.

Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: 1st US Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1983.
ISBN: 0394515951

A handsome first American edition/first printing in about Fine condition with light sunning to edges, in alike dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number.

This book tells the story of the life and works of the Nobel Prize-winning Russian author, Ivan Turgenev, and his contemporary, Leo Tolstoy. It covers the period from their early days as students at the University of Moscow to their mutual break with society and their subsequent lives as writers.; B&W Photographs; 8vo ; FSA.

Price: $50.00