Category: book covers

Soviet children’s books from 1926-1930

My favourites are the one about a kitchen and the one about the trip to Crimea. Awesome.

Soviet book covers

Cardbooks by Eduard Uspensky about a girl called Vera and a monkey called Anfisa, illustrated by Viktor Chizhikov (1985-86) 

Vera And Anfisa Meet
Vera And Anfisa At The Clinic
Vera And Anfisa Go To Kindergarten
Vera And Anfisa Get Lost

Books by Agniya Barto 

Smudgy-faced Girl, artist M. Uspenskaya (1953)
Kindhearted Vovka, artist G. Mazurin (1962)
Black Newby, artist V. Goryayev (1964)
Greedy Yegor, artist G. Ogorodnikov (1983)

Soviet children’s books, both published in 1927

Cover of Adventures of Words by Dmitry Kobyakov (1975)

“River Rocks”, book by Arseny Sedugin, illustrated by Tatyana Zvonaryova (1956)

Soviet books from 1950s

Covers of Agniya Barto books (1950s-1970s)

Vintage books by Vitaly Bianki, Soviet author who told children about animals, birds and nature in general.