Spusk pod vodu. (Going Under)

CHUKOVSKAYA, Lydia. Chukovskaia
Original printed card covers, 131pp.. Text in Russian. White covers just a little age soiled, fore-edges damp spotted, owner name (translator of and writer on Akhmatova and others) inside cover. ; First edition although writeen in 1949. Translated as 'Going Under' and written in the form of a memoir-like diary. The author's deeply personal writings reflect the human cost of Soviet totalitarianism, and she devoted much of her career to defending dissidents such as Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn and Andrei Sakharov. She was herself the daughter of the celebrated children's writer Korney Chukovsky. Chukovskaya was a close associate and chronicler of the poet Anna Akhmatova.
Book ID 34172
Pages 131 Edition First Edition
Date 1972 Cover Type Paperback
Condition Very Good-
Publisher New York Izadatelstvo imeni Chekhova
Price: £50.00
You may also be interested in books cross-referenced in the following areas:
Other books in this category