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METRO  A Novel of the Moscow Underground by  Alexander Kaletski - Signed First Edition - 1985 - from Inga's Original Choices and Biblio.co.uk

METRO A Novel of the Moscow Underground

by Kaletski, Alexander

Condition: Very Good/Very Good-


Viking, 1985. Illustrated with B&W drawings. Signed by author with dedication of fep. Pages clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Black boards, red metallic lettering, clean, minor wear. Publishers stamps at bottom page edges. NON price-clipped DJ [$17.95] in new archival mylar, clean, colors bright, a little edge and general wear. Includes reviews and bio info from 2 "News from Viking" newletters, Publisher's Weekly, and Library Journal. Kaletski's dark comedy/docu-drama begins and ends in the Moscow subway system. On his 7th birthday, Sasha gets to ride the magnificent Metro, deservedly world-renowned marvel of Soviet artistry and engineering. Little Sasha also receives a mask, and his future is already clear: he will live in the big city and be an actor! In time, Kaletski leaves his home village of Tula to attend theatrical school in Moscow; and it is here that he falls in with the characters who populate the Underground of his novel [Chapulina R.]. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information.. Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Quarter Cloth. Very Good/Very Good-. Illus. by by Author.


  • Bookseller: Inga's Original Choices US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 003580
  • Title: METRO A Novel of the Moscow Underground
  • Author: Kaletski, Alexander
  • Illustrator:by Author
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good-
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:0670805114
  • ISBN 13:9780670805112
  • Publisher: Viking
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1985
  • Keywords: Fiction, Humorous
  • Bookseller catalogs: Signed & Inscribed; Humor; Fiction;


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