Moscow: Progress Publishers, [ca. 1962]. First Edition, First Printing. 16mo (6 1/2 x 5 1/8 inches; 163 x 130 mm), 105,  pages, in illustrated paper wrappers over white card stock. Profiles of prominent theatres in Moscow, Leningrad, and 20 other cities around the Soviet Union. Heavily illustrated with black-and-white photos of actors, troupes, and performances. Translated from the Russian by V. Vezey. The book doesn't carry a publication date, but there are several references to 1962 in the text. A good reference work, especially valuable for profiles of theatre companies outside Moscow and Leningrad. SCARCE. Item #2042
CONDITION: Light shelf wear, toning to lower wrapper, old price sticker to inside flap, stray pen mark to table of contents. Internally bright and clean. A Very Good or better copy.