KORSAK V. V. (1884-1944), AUTOGRAPH
Bugs in the sun. Paris: Russian book, . - 277,  p.; 22x14 cm. In the owner’s binding of the time. The author’s gift inscription on the first free page: ‘To dear Nadezhda Konstantinovna Adamova with the wishes of peace / Korsak / October 1939’. Benjamin V. Zavadsky (1884-1944) - Russian writer, literary pseudonym: V. V. Korsak. Participant in the World war I and the Civil war; emigrated to France. Collaborated in ‘Last news’, ‘Days’, ‘Russia and Slavs’. Autobiographical novel about childhood and adolescence, interesting material about Siberia, where the author grew up. Provenance: Adamova Nadezhda Konstantinovna (1880-1955) - doctor of medicine. The wife of the lawyer M. K. Adamov. Emigrated to France, lived in Paris. She supervised massage and nursing courses with the Society for mutual aid of Russian women, provided free assistance to members of the Society. Member of the society of Russian doctors named after Mechnikov.