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MARSHAK, S.. (Lebedev, Ermolaev)

Title Pochta voennaya. [Military Mail] illustrated by A M Ermolaev, art director V. Lebedev.
Illustrator Ermolaev, A. M.
Publisher Moscow Detgiz
Date 1946
Book ID 37419
First Edition  


Cloth backed coloured card covers, 31 p.. 22.5 x 28.5 cm.. Colour illustrated throughout. In very good condition. The story of how post is delivered to soldiers in the field, arranged for children, by the celebrated Russian children's author Samuil Marshak. The illustrator here, and for other works by Marshak in later years, was Adrian (Adrian Mikhailovich) Ermolaev 1900-1977, graphic artist and book illustrator. (See Kak pechatali vashu knigu). The art director to the present work is the acclaimed graphic designer and artist Vladimir Lebedev, who collaborated with Marshak on possibly the most influential illustrated children’s books of the 20th century.
Price: £60.00

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