Lyubka the Cossack and Other Stories. Isaac Babel.

Lyubka the Cossack and Other Stories

New York: Signet Classics, 1963. 1st Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Good. Item #2320401

First printing. Chip on rear wrapper, page edges toned, ink note on free endpaper.

285 pp. Old Odessa: The story of my dovecot; My first love; In the basement; The awakening; Di Grasso; Lyubka the Cossack; How it was done in Odessa; The father; The king; The sin of Jesus; Through the transom; Guy de Maupassant; The beginning. Red Cavalry: Crossing the Zubrich; The Novograd Church; The sun of Italy; Pan Apolek; Gedali; The Rabbi; The Rabbi's son; Salt; A letter; My first goose; Argamak; A story about a horse; Sequel to a story about a horse; The Ivans; Chesniki; After the battle; Afonka Bida; Beresteczko; The church of St. Valentine; Sashka the Christ; The song; The kiss; Zamostye; Theory and practice of the cart; The death of Dolgushov; Prishchepa; Matvei Pavlichenko's autobiography; Konkin; Troop Leader Trunov; The remount quartermaster; The widow. Afterward: Karl-Yankel; The end of the almshouse; You missed the point, Captain; Rue Dante; The trial; Oil.

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