Vladimir Lebedev     (1891 - 1967)

5482

Samuil Marshak

Petrushka inostranets

[Petrushka, the foreigner]

Leningrad: Detizdat, 1935

285 x 220 mm. 10 pages

Edition:10-20,000.

 

A verse story about Petrushka who escapes from his parents and runs amuck in the city before being caught and packed off to school. Fifth edition, First (1927), second (1928), third (1929) and fourth (1930) edition illustrated by Konashevich. The fifth edition is the first with illustrations by Lebedev.

 

References:

Tarasenkov 1966, p. 233

Chegodaev 1971, no. 49

Petrov 1972, p. 287

Berlin 1974, pp. nn.

Berlin 1986, p. 70

St. Petersburg 1994 1, no. 250-253

Moscow 1997, nrs. 279, 507

Cotsen 2000, no. 6958

Tokyo 2004, no. 12

Palma 2012, nr. 103