FOVORSKII, VLADIMIR ANDREEVICH, illustrator.
SHTORM, GEORGII PETROVICH. Trudy i dni Mikhaila Lomonosova. [The Works and Days of Mikhail Lomonosov.] Moscow: GIZ, 1932.
8vo. With 15 engravings by V. A. Fovorskii. Original cloth; decorated dust jacket designed by V.A. Fovorskii. Pale browning to cloth and jacket, hinges cracked.
FIRST EDITION IN RARE DUST JACKET. V.A. Fovorskii was a master Soviet engraver, painter and teacher. G. P. Shtorm wrote scholarly historical studies that earned Gorky's praise. Mikhail Vasilevich Lomonosov [1711-1765] was an important Russian scientist as well as a gifted poet.