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Title The Foothold. Translated by R Ainsztein.
Illustrator Cover design by Donald Green
Publisher London Chapman & Hall
Date 1962
Book ID 36012
First Edition  


A very nice bright copy in original dust-wrapper. Clean and tight. Dust-wrapper a little age-darkened, small scrape to back. Used; Very Good Russian writer, well known for his novels about World War II, and as the editor of the literary magazine Znamya. Becoming the editor in 1986, during Mikhail Gorbachev's reforms, Baklanov published works that were previously banned by Soviet censors; his drive for glasnost boosted the magazine’s circulation to 1 million copies. Wrap-round d.w. design by Donald Green.
Price: £16.00