Sofia: Azbuka, 1931. Octavo (23 × 17 cm). Original pictorial wrappers by Georgi Atanasov; 112 pp. Decorative head piece by Em. Rakarov and typographic dividers between contributions. Wrappers somewhat worn; some fraying to spine extremities; lower right corner of first three pages creased; still good or better, in protective mylar.
Almanach of Bulgarian modernist poetry, short stories and essays by N. Bonev, Al. Balabanov, Elin Pelin, G. P. Stamatov, As. Zlatarov, Liudmil Stoianov, Prof. M. Arnaudov, Nik. Vas. Rakitin, St. Chilingirov, Em. P. Dimitrov, Prof. Dr. Gavr. I. Katsarov, Vladimir Polianov, Prof. Dr. K. Galiabov, Emil Koralov, Nikolai Fol, Kalina Malina, K. Konstantinov, Iana Iazova, Stevan Mitov, Ana Shestakova, T. Borov, Orlin Vasilev, Khr. D. Brazitsov, T. Kharmandzhiev, Boris Shibachev, Asen Balkanski, P. Dinekov, and D. B. Mitov. The editor, Dimitar Mitov (1889-1962) was a literary and theatre critic as well as a "mentor of modernist authors" (Jacono 64). He also edited the influential weekly newspaper "Literaturen Glas" (Literary voice). This title not in Jacono, Bulgarian Modernism (2013).
Book ID: P003199