London: Hurst & Blackett, Ltd., 1932.
First Edition. Hardcover. Very good-. xii, 287 pp. Light wear to boards and edges, 2 inch x 1 inch spot of sticker damage to front pastedown, library stamp on top edge of text block (no other library markings); text clean. No dust jacket. Signed and dated by Hird in the year of publication on front free endpaper. As described in the Foreword (by A.F. Kerensky), "the author's pen, stroke by stroke, pictures for the reader life in Soviet Russia, life in all its phases: individual, family, educational, industrial, military, etc."