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Title The Smell of Bread and other stories: [Zapah Hleba]. Translated from the Russian by Manya Harari and Andrew Thomson.
Illustrator Russel, Brian
Publisher London Harvill Press
Date 1965
Book ID 37891
First Edition  


First edition in English. In original price-clipped dust-wrapper attractively designed by Brian Russell, 256 pp.. Юрий Павлович Казаков. Yuri Pavlovich Kazakov (1927 - 1982) started out as a jazz musician but emerged as a writer, mainly of short stories, only in the 1960s. He was much admired by Paustovsky, Shklovsky and Ehrenburg and has often been compared to Chekhov and Bunin.
Price: £12.00