He Came Back

By: POLEVOI, Boris Library of Soviet Short Stories series

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POLEVOI, Boris. He Came Back. Moscow : Foreign Languages Publishing House, n.d. [196-?].Pp (2),3-[188],(2),+ frontispiece portrait. Small 8vo, illustrated black card covers, French flaps, front cover lettered in black and white. In the Library of Soviet Short Stories series. "The driver applied the brakes and the old lorry stopped two paces in front of a man standing in the snowswept road. An hour later the stranger, sitting in a small room in the steel works settlement, watched a boy of about seven sleeping sweetly, sprawled across a large wooden bed. A photograph hung on the wall. It showed four young, happy men, festively radiant and wearing new Orders of the Red Banner of Labour on the lapels of their coats. Only a very keen observer would have recognized the thin, baldish. round-shouldered man at the table asPantelei Kazimov - the best smelter in the plant, clear-eyed and full-face d, one of the four men in the photograph. The story, He Came Back was written by Boris Polevoi in 1949. It tells of a workman still wearing an officer's greatcoat, of the hardships and joy which accompanied his Ried his return to peaceful and creative labour. " Light wear to spine ends, else very good. With an attractive cover. 40.00

Title: He Came Back

Author Name: POLEVOI, Boris Library of Soviet Short Stories series

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Foreign Languages Publishing House, Moscow, 1965,:

Seller ID: 109130

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