signed first edition
1967 · London
by Yevtushenko, Yevgeny
London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1967. First U.K. Edition, First Printing. 8vo (8 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches; 210 x 135 mm), 253 pages, in red cloth, gilt titles to spine. With a dust jacket. INSCRIBED by the author on the front end paper with a sexually charged inscription. "Bratsk Station" is an epic poem with numerous references to historical and literary figures and events. Preface by Yevtushenko, Foreword by poet Peter Levi, and translations from the Russian by Tina Tupikina-Glaessner, Geoffrey Dutton, and Igor Mezhakoff-Koriakin. SCARCE SIGNED.
CONDITION: Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. A bit of soiling to the top edge, internally clean, bright, and unmarked. The price-clipped dust jacket has very light edge wear and a bit of toning to the lower panel.
(Inventory #: 1712)