Ida Zeitlin. Skazki. Tales and Legends of Old Russia. NY: George H. Doran, 1926. First edition. 24 beautiful tipped-in illustrations in color by Theodore Nadejan in Old Russian/Art Nouveau/Deco style. Some in full color and some in black and gold. Additionally, there are black and white illustrations throughout the text. Text and illustrations are clean and bright. Full color endpapers. Contents include Tsar Saltan, Ivan Tsarevitch and the Gray Wolf, All-Wise Helena, Ruslan and Lyudmila, Sakdo, the Merchant, How the Bogatyrs were destroyed in Holy Russia, and 6 more. 335 pages.
Black cloth hardcover with gilt titles. Former owner bookplate on half title page with some white marks (probably obliterating name of former owner). Front hinge has been re-glued. Rubbed at the extremities (spine and tips of corners). Good condition, no dustjacket as issued.