Eddy Gilmore. Me and My Russian Wife. NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1954. 313 pages. First edition. Scarce hardcover with dustjacket in a clear protective jacket cover. Jacket is price-clipped, light wear and soil to front and spine, former owner name on first page. 1 copy only.
Gilmore, a Pulitzer prize-winning foreign newspaper reporter, recounts his attempts to marry Tamara Kolb-Chernashova, a Russian ballet dancer. An interesting and humorous take on the Cold War and figures of the Communist regime.