Inside Japan. Maud Russell.

Inside Japan

New York: Far East Reporter, [1954]. 21p., pictorial wraps depicting a disabled Japanese veteran; "Japan" penned in red in a corner of the front cover, otherwise very good.

In support of Japanese leftists. Russell was not only a devoted advocate of Maoism, she was also a closeted lesbian.The executor of her will had her love letters destroyed when the rest of her papers were deposited at the NY Public Library. Karen Garner’s biography, “Precious Fire: Maud Russell and the Chinese Revolution” includes significant discussion of this issue.

Cat.No: 196067

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