Leningrad: State publishing House Isskustvo, 1959. Hardcover. 1959 Soviet Russia volume on the Russian resort town of Sochi, which hosted the Winter Olympic Games in 2014. Located on the "Russian Riviera" on the Black Sea, with a long & beautiful coastline, and known during the Soviet era as the "All Union Health Resort".
4to, 210pp, many color and b&w photographic ills. Photo captions in Russian and English. Cream boards with title in dark blue at front board and spine. With the original pictorial dust jacket, with title in red and white on blue ground at dj front. Dj rubbed & chipped with small loss at spine. Spine ends a bit rubbed; internally, owner inscription in Russian at ffep. Good + overall. Item #21046