A metaphorical exposition of the USSR set in a cancer ward for men, where, in extreme situations, the patients face basic moral choices. From the author of ONE DAY IN THE LIFE OF IVAN DENISOVICH.
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"Solzhenitsyn is a man of genius…it is a privilege to be Solzhenitsyn’s contemporary" ( Observer)
"There has been no such analysis of the corrupting power of the police state in Soviet literature" ( Listener)
"He is one of the towering figures of the age, as writer, as moralist, as hero" (Edward Cranshaw)
'Without a doubt the greatest Russian novelist' Sunday Times
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Book Description The Bodley Head Ltd, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ex Library Book with usual stamps and stickers. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0005949536
Book Description The Bodley Head Ltd, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ex library book. Spine creased, covers show some wear. Pages tanned. A book that has not been read unless stated as secondhand, but is in good condition. Minimal damage to the book cover eg. scuff marks, but no holes or tears. Shipped from UK. Orders will be dispatched within 48 hours of receiving your order. Orders are dispatched Monday â€" Friday. FREE Returns service (for UK customers) for books upto 2kg please contact us for details. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000136196
Book Description The Bodley Head Ltd. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Some minor wear. Fine dust wrapper. Bookseller Inventory # HBS-00193350-B
Book Description The Bodley Head Ltd. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Dust Cover Missing. Bookseller Inventory # G0370014413I5N01
Book Description Bodley Head, 1971. Book Condition: Good. Light wear to boards, lean to spine, stamp to first blank page, content clean and sharp, solidly bound, good DJ with some wear and tear to edges. Bookseller Inventory # 9999-9996653365
Book Description Bodley Head, UK, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Reprint. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Edges lightly browned and foxed. Minor marks to boards and jacket. ISBN: 0370014413. ISBN/EAN: 9780370014418. Bookseller Inventory # 20491
Book Description The Bodley Head, London, 1974. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Worn - Browning, Loose. Dust Jacket Condition: Worn. English Edition, Fourth Impression. Translated by Nicholas Bethell and David Burg. Size: 5 "x 8". Bookseller Inventory # 042330
Book Description Bodley Head, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket with light rubbing. Lighlty used with NO markings in text; binding is tight. Light hint of sunning around text block edges. Pasadena's finest independent new and used bookstore. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000251837
Book Description Bodley Head, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; boards, text also very good. Shelfwear is very minor. DJ protected in Mylar wraps. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Bookseller Inventory # 199188
Book Description Bodley Head, London, England, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Blue hard covers with gilt lettering on spine, a slight cocking to the right. Second Impression. Very clean & tightly bound copy. A gift inscription to the previous owner on the front free end-paper. The DJ is clipped with some edgewear and small scrape on front flap where the price sticker was. "The novel portrays the relationships of a group of people in the cancer ward of a provincial Soviet hospital ." Said to be Solzhenitsyn's best work. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 619 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 2662