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Poems and Problems

by Vladimir Nabokov

Condition: Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus


NY: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1970. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket., bottom fore-corner tip of top board has a tiny bump-wrinkle with no corresponding effect to dj. there is no internal 'echo'. the untrimmed fore-edge is a faint shade darker than the bottom edge. one minute, closed edge-tear to front panel of dj, maybe 1/8" in length. the top edge is dyed red. in every other regard this is a remarkably well preserved copy, clean, no marks of ownership, no marks of any sort. no price-clip, no other tears or creases. tight binding, hinges. the red dj has no fading or loss of color.; 218pp., contains 39 russian poems, with english translations, 14 english poems, and 18 chess problems.; great copy of a little gem.. First Edition/First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


  • Bookseller: art longwood books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 18077
  • Title: Poems and Problems
  • Author: Vladimir Nabokov
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine Plus
  • Jacket condition: Near Fine Plus
  • Edition: First Edition/First Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company
  • Place: NY
  • Date published: 1970
  • Keywords: Vladimir Nabokov.; Nabokov Poetry.; Nabokov Chess Problems.; Vladimir Nabokov First Editions.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Vladimir Nabokov;
  • Subjects: FICTION / Literary;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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