Illus. by V. Valdmanis. Trans. by Ivy & Tatiana Litvinov. Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1954. 8vo. Black fabrikoid binding, stamped in blue, white & gilt. 579 p. About fine. 
"Vilis Lacis (born 1904) is one of the foremost writers in Soviet Latvia. His novel 'The Fisherman's Son,' written in the years 1932-34, depicts the life of Latvian fisher-filk and their struggle for the improvement of their economic conditions in pre-Soviet Latvia"