Another series! From Novosti, about the early years of the Soviet Union. They have great lino-cut type illustrations, snazzy 1981 design. Seriously, I really appreciate the covers of this series. (Oops- someone forgot to do the 3d title on the blue one.) AdvertisementsRead more "The True Story of the Russian Revolution and the Building of Socialism"
So here’s a series of flashy Leninism Pamphlets from the Novosti Press Agency. Part of a recent acquisition. They’re from 1969, published for the centenary of Lenin’s birth, probably part of a bigger series, but I only have seven as far as I know [some piles have yet to be sorted]. I like the abstracted […]Read more "Leninism Pamphlets"
About Lenin – G. Hanna [ed.] A collection of reminiscences, and reflections. Stories about diplomats and electrical engineers. From 1969. In the blog because of the lovely covers. The dust jacket might seem a bit boring, but I really like the hand-drawn font and the blocky layout, and – – goldleaf!: And the cloth cover […]Read more "About Lenin – G. Hanna [ed.]"
Articles and Speeches on Anniversaries of the October Revolution – V.I.Lenin From 1957, included here because of the cover design. Lovely.Read more "Articles and Speeches on Anniversaries of the October Revolution"