The Three Fat Men. Translated from the Russian by Fainna Glagoleva; Drawings by B. Kalaushin. Yuri Olesha.

The Three Fat Men. Translated from the Russian by Fainna Glagoleva; Drawings by B. Kalaushin

Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, n.d., perhaps 1965. Hardcover. 188p., illustrated with b&w vignette-sized sketches and a number of fullsize plates in colors. Hardbound in 8.5x6.5 inch decorated cloth boards (top edge tinted yellow, placekeep ribbon bound in, a nice production) and a dust jacket; top and bottom margins of the casing bear sprinkles of foxing, jacket is edgeworn with a couple small chips, ffep has a brief ownership presentation (datelined 1965), a good to very good copy. The "fat men" are capitalists, others are circus performers and doll-fixers and just folks.

Cat.No: 242890

Price: $20.00