Item #509 Po novomu ruslu: Literaturnyi sbornik (Along a New Course: Literary Collection)
Po novomu ruslu: Literaturnyi sbornik (Along a New Course: Literary Collection)

Po novomu ruslu: Literaturnyi sbornik (Along a New Course: Literary Collection)

Nizhny Novgorod: State Publishing House, 1921. First edition. Publisher's wrappers. Item #509

Book measures: 22 x 15 cm. 63, [3], 76, [2] pages. Text in Russian. One of 5000 copies. Worn copy.

This compilation features poetry by I. Modzalevsky from the series "Forward" and "On Expanse," alongside literary critiques by B. Gusman on E. Guro, V. Kamensky, V. Mayakovsky, and S. Malashkin, among others. Due to Soviet censorship, the publication was targeted for removal from libraries and book distribution channels. It is an exceedingly early example of the bibliographic work of Nikolai Vasilyevich Ilyin (1894-1954).

Price: $200.00