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by Sergei Mikhalkov

Charming vintage 1950s photo-essay picture book for children about an elephant in Moscow
Full colour

In English
Translated from the Russian by Dorian Rottenberg

Published in the USSR
Soviet’s Children Library for Tiny Tots
undated. Published about 1956

Some interesting information about the author:
Sergei Mikhalkov who died in 2009 was a Soviet children's author, poet and writer of satirical fables. His verses for children – loved by many generations of Soviet boys and girls – achieved his most enduring success. He is also known for writing three different versions of the Soviet and Russian national anthems to suit the diverse tastes of Josef Stalin, Leonid Brezhnev and Vladimir Putin.

14 pages
28 x 22 cm
Soft bound

Good condition. Spine lightly scuffed

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