Moscow: People's Commissariat of Justice, 1938. Hardcover. 799p., hardcover, no dj, bumped corners, significant edge wear to all edges of soiled and browned boards. Endpapers shadowed with discoloration from the glue used in the boards, as typical in this publication. Private library stamps to front free endpaper, previous owner's notation and name to pastedown. Spine title reads "The Case of the Anti-Soviet Bloc of Rights and Trotskyites."
Lengthy transcript of the gruesome show-trial of Nikolai Bukharin and others, with a Stalinist happy ending (the accused plead for mercy, then are sentenced to be shot).