Washington DC: Embassy of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, 1948. First Edition. Quarto (29cm). Staple-bound pictorial paper wrappers; pp 33-66; illus. Covers a bit rubbed; small tear into bottom margin of text block; Very Good. Single issue, in original wrappers, of this standard Soviet-American cold-war propaganda monthly. This issue commemorates the death of Lenin, including a survey of Lenin's image in Soviet art; articles on the tomb of Lenin, Lenin's views on the "impregnability of the Soviet State;" others on currency reform, Soviet timber workers, traditional dancers of Turkmenistan, the training-school of the State Puppet Theatre, others.