First published in 1937, J. R. R. Tolkien’s classic Lord of the Rings prequel The Hobbit, or There and Back Again, has been translated into more than 40 languages.This 1976 Soviet edition features illustrations by M. Belomlinskij, depicting Bilbo, Ge.. read more >
One of the most famous works of the poet and translator Samuel Marshak. Drawings and cover of the famous artist V. Lebedev.The story told to Marshak by academician Dmitry Mushketov was the impetus for the creation of the poem — about how one of the A.. read more >
The Song of Hiawatha is a classic monument to American literature.
It was published in the USA in November 1855 and was immediately accepted by a wide circle of readers. Since then, it has been reprinted many times (six months after its first publ.. read more >