Letters and Reminiscences.
Translated from the Russian by S. S. Koteliansky and J. Middleton Murry.London, Chatto & Windus, 1923 Stock Code: 121093
NotesFirst edition in English, first impression. The material includes a letter from Dostoevsky to his brother, letters to Maikov, to his wife, and to Pobiedonoszev, and reminiscences of Dostoevsky by his wife. S. S. Koteliansky translated a number of Russian works into English, often working with Virgiana Woolf, publishing their translations at the Hogarth Press.
Octavo. Original blue cloth, white paper label to spine printed black, spare label tipped-in at rear, top edge blue, others untrimmed. With the dust jacket.
Frontispiece portrait by V. G. Perov with tissue-guard and folding facsimile plate at rear.
Near-contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper. Minor rubbing to extremities, tiny mark to front cover, faint discolouration to top edge; an excellent copy in the jacket with browned spine, slight creasing and tiny nicks to top edge.
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