Bayki ta Gumoreski: Fables and Humoresques
Kli͡uchyna, Pavlo Efymovych
This little hardbound book gives over one hundred pages to Kluchina's verse fables and another ten to fables in prose. The booklet includes parodies and lyrics besides. The illustrations include a frontispiece portrait of Kluchina, a lobster making tea on the title-page, a bear introducing the fables on 7, three people in a snowstorm introducing the humoresques on 121, and a rural scene introducing the lyrics on 137. The seller's advertisement describes Kluchina as a known poet and humorist and the book as the best of his work.