EVENINGS NEAR THE VILLAGE OF DIKANKA: Stories Edited by Beekeeper Rudi Panko.
Edition: First US printing.
New York: Frederick Ungar, (1960) dj. Hardcover first edition - An uncommon edition of this collection of eight tales of Ukrainian life, originally published in 1831, and Gogol's first success as a writer. The stories are divided into two sections of four stories, each with a preface by "Rudi Panko." Illustrated with drawings by A. Kanevsky. Translated by Ovid Gorchakov. 277 pp.
Condition: Fine in sage green cloth boards with white lettering on the spine in a very good dust jacket (peeled spots from sticker removal and short closed tear to upper edge of dj)