Nina and Other Stories

By: DUDINTSEV, Vladimir Soviet Novelettes series

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DUDINTSEV, Vladimir. Nina and Other Stories. Moscow : Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1954. Pp (6),7-[144], frontispiece portrait. Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated card covers, French flaps, with a blank white spine. In the Soviet Novelettes series. Contents : Nina; Snarsky's Cabin; Dusya andTimofei; Ski Tracks. "This Collection includes four post-war short stories by the young Soviet writer Vladimir Dudintsev portraying the everyday life and work of a team of blasters clearing the roadbed for a mountain railway line in Kirghizia. The heroes are enthusiastic and expert blasters who kno w all the ins and outs of their difficult and dangerous but beloved profession. There is a pronounced lyrical touch to the stories; they tell of the devoted love and friendship that binds the team." (from the rear flap). Vladimir Dimitrievich Dudintsev (1918 - 1998) was a Ukrainian-born Russian writer who gained fame for his 1956 novel, Not by Bread Alone, published at thetime of the Khruschev Thaw. Rubbed, front cover detached, else very good. As is. 29.00

Title: Nina and Other Stories

Author Name: DUDINTSEV, Vladimir Soviet Novelettes series

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Foreign Languages Publishing House, Moscow, 1954,:

Seller ID: 108896

Keywords: LITERATURE RUSSIA SOVIET UNION USSR UKRAINIAN LITERARY SHORT STORY FICTION RUSSIAN NOVELETTES,