Boris Leonidovic Pasternak - Il dottor Zivago (First edition 15/11/1957) - 1957

Description
Boris Leonidovic Pasternak - Il dottor Zivago (First edition 15/11/1957) - 1957
Literature - Quantity: 1 - Dust jacket - Book

World’s first edition of Pasternak's famous novel, in good condition.
Original hardback with cover, firm and usable, pp. 710, in-16mo (14x20.4x4.5 cm) For collectors.
The book, which was published for the first time in Italy on November 15 1957 by Feltrinelli, beating the competition from American and French publishers, and which was successful worldwide (only in one year there were 31 editions) tells the adventurous life of a doctor and poet.
The novel obtained a resounding success with the public, all copies were sold out in less than a week; it had many subsequent reprints (and it is still reprinted).

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Boris Leonidovic Pasternak
Book Title
Il dottor Zivago (First edition 15/11/1957)
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1957
Edition
1st Edition
Language
Italian
Original language
No
Publisher
Giangiacomo Feltrinelli editore Milano
Binding/ Material
Softback
Extras
Dust jacket
Dimensions
21×14 cm
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