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“THIRTY YEARS OF THE SOVIET STATE” (BKS 1043)
Reference Code: BKS 1043
This rare volume commemorates “Thirty Years of the Soviet State”. Titled ‘Soviet Calendar 1917-1947’, the book celebrates numerous famous Russian personalities and highlights important milestones in the social, cultural, economic, scientific, and military history of the Soviet Union, and is heavily illustrated in black and white with several tipped-in colour plates. It was published in Moscow in 1947 by the Foreign Languages Publishing House; t is unpaginated but contains a few hundred pages. The book is approximately 9.4 inches wide, 11.5 inches tall, and 1.4 inches thick.
The book is in good condition. The boards are scuffed, scratched and frayed at the corners, with tears to the corners and the side of the front board. Embossed design on the front board and spine decoration are worn. Page edges are foxed. The boards evince wormholing, but it is minor and does not penetrate to the main text. Internally the book is in much better shape, with only some foxing and page bends being the major defects. The pages are otherwise unmarked, with no tears. Silk ribbon bookmark is present.
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