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|[an error occurred while processing this directive]|Author: KATAEV, VALENTINE KATAIEV Title: Lonely White Sail. (a White Sail Gleams). Or Peace Is Where the Tempests Blow.
Description: London: George Allen & Unwin, 1937. First English Edition. Hardback. Illustrated by Anon. A very nice bright copy in original unclipped dust-wrapper. Clean and tight. Strikingly illustrated illustrated dust-wrapper. ; Translated by Charles Malamuth. Lonely White Sail treats the 1905 revolution from the viewpoint of two Odessa schoolboys; it was the basis of a classic Soviet film. (Also translated in to English by Progress as A White Sail Gleams). Recommended by Michael Rosen as his 'Book To Remember ': " It is an intriguing mix of realism and expressionism, tellling the story of two boys caught up in the 1905 revolution both faced with the dilemma of what to do with a sailor on the run from the Battleship Potemkin mutiny - the revolt, pogroms and repression going on around them." ; 141pp pages. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket .
Keywords: Russia Odessa Literature Featured Book-Cover Design Special Collection
Price: GBP 115.00 = appr. US$ 164.22 Seller: Marijana Dworski Books
- Book number: 35925
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