New York: Macmillan, 1931. First. hardcover. Transl. from the Russian by Natalie Duddington. Introduction by Edward Garnett. 8vo, terracotta cloth, d.w. New York: Macmillan, 1931. First American Edition. near fine / poor.
" ...a book that places Shchedrin om the front line of Russian realistic novelists, and secures him a permanent place among the national classics." Prince Mirsky. The dust wrapper is soiled, chipped, and strengthened on the verso with tape.