First Edition. TEXT IN RUSSIAN. VG hardcover with VG protected DJ. With introduction in English and notes in Russian/English. 202 pp. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: [The Misfortune of Being Intelligent] : ...
Editorial: Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1951
Año de publicación: 1951
Condición del libro: Very Good
Edición: First Edition
Descripción Oxford University Press, 1951. 1st edition.. Cloth, dj, VG/VG. xviii+202pp, front endpaper has been stuck to the pastedown & now carries a long gift inscription signed by half a dozen people, bookplate to the half title, spine of the dustjacket darkened, a nice copy. The text of the play in in Russian with the notes & introduction in English. Alexander Griboyedov's comedy in verse, Woe from Wit, which satirizes the society of post-Napoleonic Moscow. It is his best remembered work, A diplomat by profession, Griboyedov was killed when a mob stormed the Russian embassy in Tehran. 325 grams. Nº de ref. de la librería 47689
Descripción Oxford University Press. 1951., 1951. Hardback. No statement of later printing on copyright page. Very Good Minus Condition with water stain to bottom front edge of blue cloth cover, small book store label on front free endpaper, dust soiling to top edge. Very Good minus condition, price-clipped dustjacket with browningto spine and edges of covers, small waterstain to spine, small sticker lift on spine and front interior flap, rubs to edges. Tight sound copy. Text is in Russian printed with Cyrilic alphabet. Nº de ref. de la librería 110647