Land of the Soviets in Verse and Prose, 2 volume set. Original red cloth, with dustjacket. Moscow, Progress Publishers. Volume one contains the best verse written by Soviet poets of various generations: Blok, Mayakovsky, Esenin, Tychina, Kupala. Volume two contains the best short stories by Soviet writers of all generations, from the masterpiece of M. Gorky, A. Serafimovich, M. Sholokov and. A. Tolstoy to short stories by contemporay writers S. Antonov, V Kozhevnikov ,V. Belov, V. Astafiev and others.
The anthology is illustrated with woodcuts by leading Soviet artists Goncharov, Favorsky, Kupreyanov, Nyvinsky, Sidorkin and others.