St. Petersburg; Moscow: M.O. Volf, . Item #21
, IV, VI, 296 pp., 1 front., 19 ill. 8vo. Original red cloth gold and black stamped binding, decorated endpapers in black and gold. Restorations to the spine, covers rubbed, some spots and light wear of the pages.
This edition with 20 plates by A. Benu was published in the well-known book series by M. Volf — Golden library (Zolotaya biblioteka). The second Russian and first illustrated Russian edition of the most famous comic novel by Jerome K. Jerome which was translated numerous times, in many different editions, to say nothing of film adaptations. This copy was published during Jerome's lifetime.Not found in the Worldcat.