Special illustrated issue of Bulgarian »Worker’s Newspaper«, May 1st 1921


РАБОТНИЧЕСКИ ВЕСТНИК (Worker's Newspaper). Орган на Българската Комунистическа Партия (Organ of the Communist Party of Bulgaria). Year XXIV, no. 243, May 1st 1921. Special issue. With colour lithographed pictorial title page after a pen and ink drawing by Vl. A. Dimkov. Sofia: Self Published, 1st May 1921.

Folio (63:43 cm). Folded sheet, printed on all 4 sides. Lithography and offset.

Special issue on the occasion of May 1st of the »Worker's Newspaper« (1897-1937), the official organ of the Communist Party of Bulgaria, then part of a coalition government with the Agrarian party, depicting a particularly striking large format red coloured illustration after a themed pen and ink drawing on the title page.

Condition: Paper time-stained, a few minor tears at margins, otherwise well preserved indeed, with particularly fresh colouring.

Rarity: Of outstanding rarity. As of Dec. 3rd. 2022 no copies outside Bulgaria to locate for us in WorldCat/OCLC; other holdings only at the Bulgarian National Library in Sofia.

Reference: BPP 5700.