Brat’ia [Brothers].

Moscow, Goslitizdat, 1935.

Small 8vo, pp. 256, [7], + errata slip, engraved head- and tail-piece illustrations; a very good copy in the original cloth.

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First edition in Russian of Markish’s epic poem Brider (Brothers, Kiev, 1929), an optimistic work glorifying the Communist regime. The editor is Grigory Petnikov, and the translators D. Brodsky, V. Bugaevsky, S. Lipkin, Maria Petrova, A. Tarkovsky, N. Ushakov, A. Shteinberg and A. Shpirt.

OCLC records a copy at UC Berkeley only.

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