The illustrated children's journal, "Pioner", was published in Moscow (then under the banner of Molodaia gvardiia) starting as a monthly in 1924 and published as a monthly again from 1936 (to present). Pioner was published semi-monthly from 1925-1929 and 1932-1935. 36 issues were published in each of 1930 and 1931.
Offered here are 101 issues spanning the years from 1927 through 1960 (9 issues from 1960). Years 1955 and 1956 are complete. Though there are few issues in some years and none in others, each of the decades is represented in the group. As the years progressed, the artistic style evolved from Revolutionary to the fullest expression of Cold War, Socialist Realism. $4,800.