SOLOUKHIN, Vladimir (Trans. Stella Miskin)

Title A Walk in Rural Russia.
Illustrator Ward, Judith
Publisher London Hodder and Stoughton
Date 1966
Book ID 34147
First Edition  

Description

A very nice bright copy in original unclipped dust-wrapper. 254pp.. Clean and tight. With map and very attractive in-text sketches. Used; Very Good Day-to-day traveller's diary describing the countryside with its specific central-Russia charm. Vladimir Alexeyevich Soloukhin (1924 –1997) was born to a peasant family in the region of Vladimir. Seen as the leading figure of the "village prose" group of writers. "Searching for Icons in Russia", his best known work, describes his hobby of collecting icons travelling throughout the countryside in the 1950's and 1960's. Dust-wrapper and illustrations by Judith Ward.
Price: £12.00

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