IZ SHESTI KNIG: STIKHOTVORENIYA [FROM SIX BOOKS: VERSES]. LENINGRAD: SOVETSKII PISATEL, 1940
square 8vo (143 x 115mm.), INSCRIBED BY AKHMATOVA on contents page, photographic portrait frontispiece, original printed white wrappers, somewhat worn, backstrip defective
"To dear Mariya Nikolaevna Vitashevskaya... Akhmatova Moscow, 16 February 1956", inscription on contents leaf. Vitashevskaya seems to have been a postal historian.