81 pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates : 6 illustrations ; 42 cm. [New York] : Limited Editions Club, 1991. Folio 16 1/2 by 19 1/2 inches in 1/2 Nigerian goatskin with paper over board covers which incorporated Russian newspapers into the pulp. Book is Fine and fresh, essentially "as new;" the woven cloth slipcase has a few tiny areas of possible discoloration or just production marks? Printed at Wild Carrot Letterpress.
The text has been set in eighteen point English Monotype Scotch Roman by Dan Carr and Julia Ferrari at Golgonooza Letter Foundry. The design is by Michael Anikst, London. The etchings were printed by Aldo Crommelynck in Paris on Hahnemuhle paper. The paper used for the text is a handmade letterpress sheet by H.
Everything we sell is Returnable for any reason. We only ask for prompt notification, within 14 days. Don't hesitate to ask for more info/detail on any of our listings. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Is Leonidovich and the family name.Boris Leonidovich Pasternak 10 February O. 30 May 1960 (aged 70) Peredelkino. My Sister, Life , The Second Birth , Doctor Zhivago. 29 January 1890 30 May 1960 was a Russian poet, novelist, and literary translator. Composed in 1917, Pasternak's first book of poems, My Sister, Life , was published in Berlin in 1922 and soon became an important collection in the Russian language. Pasternak's translations of stage plays. Remain very popular with Russian audiences. Pasternak is also known as the author of Doctor Zhivago. (1957), a novel that takes place between the Russian Revolution of 1905.
And the Second World War. Doctor Zhivago was rejected for publication in the USSR. And the manuscript had to be secretly smuggled to Italy for publication.
Pasternak was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. In 1958, an event that enraged the Communist Party of the Soviet Union. Which forced him to decline the prize, though his descendants were able to accept it in his name in 1988.
Doctor Zhivago has been part of the main Russian school curriculum since 2003. The item "LEC Boris Pasternak My Sister Life Limited Editions Club Signed Yuri Kuper 1991" is in sale since Sunday, February 2, 2020. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "hoffmansbooks" and is located in Columbus, Ohio.
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