Lincoln, W. Bruce BETWEEN HEAVEN AND HELL: The Story of a Thousand Years of Artistic Life in Russia
(New York): Viking, (1998). 0670875686 / 9780670875689 First edition. Hardcover. Tiny tear to the spine tail, and mild wear to the lower shelf edges, else near fine; in an illustrated dust jacket with minor edgewear. Jacket painting ''Ephebus'' by Leon Bakst. 511 pages, notes, and an index.
A survey of artistic expression over the last ten centuries, including profiles of Russia's greatest novelists, poets, painters, composers, dancers, architects, and filmmakers. Twenty-four color plates and twenty-nine b&w plates on coated stock inserts.