Dear Customers, we are away at the moment and are unable process orders. However, you are welcome to browse and reserve our books. Please email any questions you may have. 


REMIZOV, Aleksei

Title Skazki russkogo naroda. skazanniia Aleksiaem' Remizov'im'
Illustrator Konashevich, Vladimir
Publisher Berlin, Peterburg, Moskva G I Grzhebina
Date 1923
Book ID 33669
First Edition  


Textured paper cover. Decorative cover design in black, lettered red, by V. K. (Vladimir Konashevich). Lapped edges a little chipped, spine tail chipped. Old Blackwell's label to cover a little torn. Usual browning to paper, very clean and tight. Used; Very Good Aleksei Remizov was a Russian modernist writer known for a fantastic and bizarre imagination. He had a vast vocabulary and Mirsky called him the most naturally Slavophile of Russian writers. His self-professed ambition was to catch "the bitterness and absurdity of folklore imagination". His traditional prose works set in the underworld of Russian cities gained him a great deal of publicity. Remizov was also known for his graphic design. He emigrated first to Berlin in 1921 and then settled Paris.
Price: £200.00

Other books in this category