The Russian Land (SIGNED): Williams, Albert Rhys The Russian Land (SIGNED): Williams, Albert Rhys

The Russian Land (SIGNED)

Williams, Albert Rhys

Published by New Republic, 1927
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INSCRIBED by the author to Winifred Westover, a Hollywood actress of the 1910s and 1920s and briefly wife of the famous actor/director William S. Hart. The inscription reads: "Long life and much vodka/To Winifred Helena Hart/w hopes to meet her in/Moscow or on the Volga/from Albert Rhys Williams/New Orleans/Jan. 28 '29." Williams has also written on title page next to an illustration of a Russian peasant "portrait of author/A.R.W." Small 8vo. 293 pp; some pages uncut.Laid in is a note along with an envelope addressed to 'William S. Hart & second note dated Dec. 31, '76 (both seem unrelated to the book). The fragile publisher's light grey illustrated wrappers in very good condition (short closed tears to lower spine; light, general wear & spotting). Williams was an American journalist, labor organizer, and publicist who wrote memoirs about the October Revolution of 1917 in Russia in which he was both witness and participant. These stories reflect his findings during his travels throughout Russia during the 1920s assessing the local impact of the revolution. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: The Russian Land (SIGNED)
Publisher: New Republic
Publication Date: 1927
Binding: Original wrappers
Edition: 1st.

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