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Saryan, Martiros) Foreword by N. Mashkovtsev. Autobiographical notes by the Artist
Exhibition Catalogue: VYSTAVKA PROIZVEDENIY... (Martiros Sergeevich Saryan)
Moscow: Vsekokhudozhnik, 1936

Catalogue of the retrospective exhibition of a famous Armenian and Russian Soviet artist Martiros Sarian.

Text in Russian. Softcover. Illustrated. 1000 copies only.

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Marenkov, Kriukov, Gluskin, et al.)
KATALOG PERSHOI VSEUKRAINS'KOI VYSTAVKY KHUDOZHNYKIV CHERVONOI UKRAINY. On the cover: AKHCHU KATALOG ("First AKHCHU Exhibition"). Exhibition Catalogue
Kharkiv (Kharkov), 1927

Group exhibition catalogue.
Painting - Sculpture - Graphics - Architecture - Photography - Productive Art

Among the artists: Aleksey Marenkov, Anton Komashka, Boris Kriukiv, Ivan Kavaleridze, Mykhailo Zhuk, Naum Sobol', Okhrym Sudomora, Oleksandr Gluskin, et al.

Text in Ukrainian. Softcover. Illustrated.

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WorldCat shows only 1 copy worldwide.

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Rodchenko, et al.) Mayakovsky, Vladimir (Editor-in-chief)
NOVY LEF ("New FEF"). Magazine of the Left Front of Arts. No. 1
Moscow: GIZ, 1927

The very first issue.

Text in Russian. Stapled wraps. Illustrated with photographs and movie stills. 3000 copies only. Disbound, trimmed, no rear cover. Content should outweigh flaws.

Editor-in-chief: Vladimir Mayakovsky.
Cover by Aleksandr Rodchenko (Constructivism).
Artists: Anton Lavinsky, Aleksandr Rodchenko, Varvara Stepanova,

Authors: Boris Arvatov, Nikolay Aseev, Osip Brik, Vitaly Zhemchuzhny, Semen Kirsanov, Boris Kushner, Vladimir Mayakovsky, Petr Neznamov, Boris Pasternak, Victor Pertsov, Sergey Tretyakov, Victor Shklovsky, et al.

Movies by Dziga Vertov, Eduard Tisse, Sergey Eisenstein, et al.

MOMA Cat. No. 715 & 759, Getty Cat. No. 593, British Library Cat. No. 278.

Rare. Not in NYPL.

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Chaikov, Lissitzky, Tyshler, et al.)
EVREYSKAYA KHUDOZHESTVENNAYA VYSTAVKA ("Jewish Art Exhibition"). Catalogue
Kiev: Kultur-Liga, 1920

Catalogue of a group exhibition of Jewish sculpture, graphics and drawings.
Organizers: Issachar Ryback, Boris Aronson, et al.
Cover by Iosif Chaykov.
Among the artists: Alexander Tyshler, Isaac Rabichev, Lazar' (El) Lissitsky, Nisson Shifrin, et al.

Text in Ukrainian, Russian and Yiddish. Stapled brochure in pre-attached glassine dust jacket. Artists' addresses.

Reproduced in "Tradition and Revolution" (see pp. 54) and 222).

Extremely Rare, especially with DJ. Not in MOMA. Not in Getty. Not in British Library. Not in NYPL.
WorldCat shows no copies worldwide.

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Group of authors.
OT STAROGO K NOVOMY ("From Old to New"). Play.
Kharkov: Molodoi Rabochiy, 1923.
First (and the only) Edition. Text in Russian. Soft Cover. Illustrated. Constructivist cover. Artist V. Koronin. 5000 copies only.

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Babel (Babel'), Isaac.
BLUZHDAIUSHCHIYE ZVIOZDY ("Wondering Stars"). Film Script.
Moscow: Kinopechat', 1926.
First (and the only) Edition. Text in Russian. Soft Cover. Cover and Illustrations by A. Bykhovsky. [A. Bykhowsky - Jewish Avant-Garde Artist. Friend of Marc Chagall.]

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Shtorkh, P.
PUTEVODITEL'. ("Guide to the Garden and City of Pavlovsk")
St.-Petersburg: I. Seleznev, 1843.
Text in Russian. 16mo (6-1/2 x 5) Hardcover. Bound with original wrappers. Illustrated with 12 engravings and plan (large foldout) by V. A. Zhukovsky. [Zhukovsky, Vasiliy (1783-1852): famous Russian poet and artist. Friend of Pushkin, Gogol', Briullov.]

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Chebotarev, Lukomsky) Dulsky, Piotr.
KAZAN' V GRAFIKE LUKOMSKOGO ("City of Kazan in Lukomsky's Graphic"). First Edition.
Kazan': KOGI, 1920.
Stapled wraps. Text in Russian. Illustrated. 1000 copies only. Cover by K. Chebotariov.

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Teleshev, N. Ill. by Sokolov Asi.
DOMOY ("Homewards"). Children's Book.
Moscow: Mirimanov, 1928.
Text in Russian. Stapled wraps. Illustrated by Sokolov Asi.

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Steshenko, O. Ill. by A. Kisil'.
CHAI ("Tea"). Children's Book. First Edition.
Kiev: Kul'tura, n/d (1920's).
Text in Russian. Stapled wraps. Profusely illustrated by A. Kisil'.

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Marshak, Samuil. Ill. by D. Mitrokhin.
KNIZHKA PRO KNIZHKI ("Book About Books"). Children's Book.
Leningrad: GIZ, 1928.
Text in Russian. Stapled wraps. Profusely illustrated by D. Mitrokhin. [Marshak, Samuil (1886-1964): Famous Russian Soviet poet. Jewish by origin. Especially well-known for his children's poetry and translations into Russian. - Mitrokhin, Dmitry (1883-1973) Well-known Russian and Soviet graphic artist, illustrator and painter. Exhibited on 1925 in Paris and many other exhibitions. A book about him was written by the famous art critic N. Khardjiev.]

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Bianki, Vitaly. Ill. by Morozova.
KHVOSTY ("Tails"). Children's Book.
Moscow-Leningrad: Gosizdat, 1928.
Text in Russian. Stapled wraps. Profusely illustrated by Morozova.

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Vengrov, Nathan; N. Shifrin, G. Echeistov, M. Genke.
CHIRIKI PUZYRIKI. Children's Poetry.
Moscow: Gosizdat, 1929.
Text in Russian. Stapled wraps. Profusely illustrated by G. Yecheistov, Nisson Shifrin, Maria Genke. Cover by N. Shifrin. [Echeistov or Yecheisov, Georgy (1897-1946): well-known Soviet graphic artist, book illustrator. Studied in VKhUTEMAS, the famous school of Russian Aavant-garde under Favorsky. Exhibited in 1931 (Paris) with Klutsis, Lissitzky, Popova, Rodchenko, Stepanova; in 1932 (Leningrad) with Kliun, Malevich, Tatlin, Filonov, etc.]

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Gorbunova-Posadova, E. Ill. by A. N. Formozov.
NASHI ZVERKI ("Our Little Wild Animals"). Children's Book.
Moscow: Posrednik, 1928.
Text in Russian. Stapled wraps. Illustrated by A. N. Formozov.

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Dmitrieva, N. & K. Lugina. Ill. by I. Yefimov.
LISIY VOROTNIK ("Fox Collar"). Children's Book.
Moscow: Gosizdat, 1929.
Text in Russian. Stapled wraps. Profusely illustrated by Ivan Yefimov (Efimov).

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Shtamm, V. Ill.;V. Vatagin; G. Yecheistov.
A CHERVIAKI LETAYUT? ("Do Worms Fly?"). Children's Book. First Edition.
Moscow: Gosizdat, 1928.
Text in Russian. Stapled wraps. Illustrated by V. Vatagin. Cover by G. Yecheistov. [Echeistov or Yecheisov, Georgy (1897-1946): well-known Soviet graphic artist, book illustrator. Studied in VKhUTEMAS, the famous school of Russian avant-garde under Favorsky. Exhibited in 1931 (Paris) with Klutsis, Lissitzky, Popova, Rodchenko, Stepanova; in 1932 (Leningrad) with Kliun, Malevich, Tatlin, Filonov, etc.]

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Bianki, Vitaly; Tyrsa, Nikolay.
SNEZHNAYA KNIGA ("The Snow Book").
Leningrad: "Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1987.
Large 4to (11-1/4 x 8-1/2) Stapled wraps. Text in Russian. Includes short biography of N. Tyrsa. [Reprint of a famous Soviet children's book.]

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Bostrom, A.; Gorlov, D.
KAK VOLCHIKHA ("How She-wolf Lived"). Story for Children. First Edition.
Moscow-Leningrad: GIZ, 1930.
Stapled wraps. Text in Russian. Cover and illustrations by D. Gorlov.

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Bianki, Vitaly; S. Rakhmanin.
LIAGUSHONOK ("Young Frog"). First Edition.
Moscow-Leningrad: Molodaya Gvardiya, 1929.
Stapled wraps. Text in Russian. Illustrated throughout by S. Rakhmanin.

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Marshak, S.; Laptev, A.
GDE OBEDAL VOROBEY. ("Where Sparrow Had His Dinner"). First edition.
Moscow: Vsekokhudozhnik, 1946.
3-1/4 x 4-3/4 Stapled wraps. Text in Russian. Illustrated throughout by A. Laptev. [Marshak, Samuil (1886-1964): Famous Russian Soviet poet. Jewish by origin. Especially well-known for his children's poetry and his translations into Russian.]

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Dorofeev, N.; Minaev, K.; Kotov, N.
SHKOL'NIKI ("Schoolboys"). Stories for Children. First Edition.
Moscow-Leningrad: GIZ, 1926.
Stapled wraps. Text in Russian. Cover and illustrations by N. Kotov.

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Turovsky, B.; Vilfart, G.
PELICAN. Children's Book. First Edition.
Kiev: Kul'tura, n/d [1920s]
Stapled wraps. Text in Russian. Profusely illustrated by G. Vilfart. [Children's book]

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Mikhalkov, Sergey.
OGOROD ("Kitchen-Garden"). First Edition.
Moscow: Detizdat, 1936.
Stapled wraps. Text in Russian. Illustrated throughout by D. Gorlov, A. Petrova and L. Popova. [Mikhalkov, Sergei (1913-?): The famous Soviet writer, known mostly for his children's poetry.]

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Lebedev, Vladimir) Marshak, Samuil.
MISTER TWISTER.
Moscow: KRMMP, 1948.
Text in Russian. Stapled wraps. Cover and illustrations by Vladimir Lebedev.

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Miturich, Piotr (Drawings).
V PITOMNIKE MICHURINA ("In Michurin's Nursery"). First Edition.
Moscow: OGIZ-MG, 1931.
Text in Russian. Stapled wraps. Illustrated throughout. Cover and illustrations by P. Miturich. [Piotr Miturich: a famous Russian Avant-garde artist, Futurist.]

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Marshak, Samuil. Ill. by V. Lebedev.
TSIRK ("Circus"). First Edition.
Leningrad: Raduga ("Rainbow"), 1925.
Text in Russian. Large 4to (11 x 8-1/2) Stapled wraps. Profusely illustrated by V. Lebedev. Near Fine condition. [Marshak, Samuil (1886-1964): Famous Russian Soviet poet. Jewish by origin. Especially well-known for his children's poetry and translations into Russian.]

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Vekshtein, Leonid.
GRAFICHESKIYE KOMPOZITSII ("Graphic Compositions"). First Edition.
Leningrad, 1929.
Text in Russian. Oblong (7 x 10-1/2) Softcover. Illustrated throughout. 2000 copies only.

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Shevchenko, Taras) Strakhov, A. (Design).
PROGRAMA MIZHNARODNOGO KONKURSU ("Prospectus for an International Competition for a Monument to T. G. Shevchenko in Kharkov"). First Edition.
Kharkov: Proletary, 1930.
Text in Ukrainian, German, and French. 4to (10 x 7-1/2) Card covers. Illustrated. Printed in black and red. Avant-garde design (covers and the book) by A. Strakhov. 1500 copies only. FINE. Insert loosely included (also designed by Strakhov) [Strakhov (Braslavsky), Adolph (1896-197?): Ukrainian Soviet sculptor and graphic artist. Street design, posters, book design. Cubist, constructivist. Jewish by origin, was the Commissar of IZO (Art). Exhibited in 1925 (Paris) with Altman, Vesnin, Dobuzhinsky, I. Zdanevich, Kandinsky, Mayakovsky, Stenberg, Exter; in 1931 (Paris) with Lissitzky, Popova (p/h), Rodchenko, etc.

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Bruni, Annenkov) Shkapskaya, Maria.
YAV' ("Reality"). Poetry. First Edition.
Moscow-Petersburg: Krug, 1923.
Text in Russia. 6-1/4 x 4-3/4 Softcover. Cover and Avant-garde illustrations by Lev Bruni. Publisher's logo by Yu. Annenkov. 3000 copies only. [Annenkov, Yury (1889-1974): Well-known Russian and Soviet artist. Graphic and theater artist, painter, agitprop. Studied in Paris. From 1924 lived in Germany and France. Exhibited in 1922 (Berlin) with Filonov, Gabo, Kandinsky, Malevich, Puni Pougny), Rozanova, Tatlin; in 1925 (Paris) with Kandinsky, Mayakovsky, Popova, Rodchenko, Stenberg; in 1932 (Philadelphia) with Archipenko, Chagall, Goncharova, Larionov, Lissitzky, Tzadkin, etc. - . Lev Bruni - well-known Avant-Garde artist.]

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Peregudov, A.
KAZENNIK ("National Park"). First Edition.
Moscow-Leningrad: GIZ, 1928.
Children's book. Text in Russian. 6-1/2 x 4-3/4 Softcover. Illustrations by Maria Siniakova.

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Nikitich, Natalia.
KIBITKA-SHKOLA ("Nomad Tent School").
Leningrad-Moscow: OGIZ, 1933.
Children's book. Text in Russian. Softcover. Illustrated by A. Poret. [Alisa Poret was a pupil of Pavel Filonov.]

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Montferrand, Auguste Ricard de.
EGLISE CATHEDRALE DE SAINT-ISAAC: Description Archetecturale, Pittoresque et Historique de ce Monument: Ouvrage Dedie a sa Majeste L'Impereur de Toutes les Russies. First edition.
Saint-Petersbourg: F. Bellizard et Co., and Paris: Thierry freres, 1845. [St. Petersburg].
Text in French. Atlas folio (24-1/2" x 18-1/2") Cloth in two colors embossed in gilt to spine. Contains text with drawings and 61 lithographic illustrations.

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Soudeikine) Cook, Ellenor & Ludmila K. Foxlee.
THE SHEPHERDS' CHRISTMAS EVE. A Musical Play. First Edition.
NY: G. Schirmer, 1929.
4to (10-3/4 x 7-1/2) Softcover. Cover and Illustrations by Sergei Soudeikine. Music by Andrew Salama.

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Michurin, Ivan.
ITOGI POLUVEKOVYKH RABOT ("Results of the Half-Century Works on Breeding of New Sorts of Fruits"). First Edition.
Moscow: Novaya Derevnia, 1929.
Text in Russian. Folio (13 x 9) Decorated cloth. Profusely Illustrated. 3000 copies only. [Ivan Michurin (1855-1935): a famous Soviet selection scientist.]

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Michurin, Ivan.
ITOGI POLUVEKOVYKH RABOT ("Results of the Half-Century Works on Breeding of New Sorts of Fruits"). Vol. II. Signed.
Moscow-Leningrad: GISKhKKL, 1932.
Text in Russian. Small Folio (11-3/4 x 9) Half-leather. Profusely Illustrated. AUTHOR'S COPY. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR (1932) and owner (1946). [Ivan Michurin (1855-1935): a famous Soviet selection scientist.]

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SPUTNIK PIONERA ("Companion of a Pioneer and Schoolboy om Military Affairs"). First Edition.
Moscow: OSOAVIAKHIM, 1938.
Text in Russian. Flexible boards decorated to front. Illustrated. [Book for Soviet Scouts.].

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Lebedev, Vladimir (Wladimir Lebedeff).
RUSSIAN PLACARDS 1917-1922.
Petersburg, 1923.
Text in English. Illustrated throughout with color lithographs.

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Kulbin, Burliuk, Khlebnikov, Evreinov, et al.
STUDIYA IMPRESSIONISTOV ("Studio of Impressionists"). [Futurist Almanac] First Edition.
St. Petersburg: Butkovskaya, 1910.
Text in Russian. Tall 4to (11-1/4 x 8) Softcover. Illustrations by Burliuk, et al. Covers missiong. [Burliuk, David (1882-1967): Well-known Russian Avant-garde artist, one of the founders of Russian Futurism. Studied in Munich and Paris. Friend of Mayakovsky. One of the founders of "Knave of Diamonds". After Russian Revolution emigrated. Lived in the United States. Exhibited on futurist exhibitions; after 1917: in 1922 (Berlin) with Exter, Filonov, Gabo, Kandinsky, Popova, Puni (Pougny), Rodchenko, Rozanova, Tatlin; in 1932 (Philadelphia) with Archipenko, Chagall, Goncharova, Larionov, Lissitzky, Malevich, Tzadkin, etc. Evreinov, Nikolay (1879-1953) Famous Russian dramatist, theater producer and theater theoretician. Emigrated to France]

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Likhachev, N. P.
MATERIALY DLIA ISTORII RUSSKOGO IKONOPICANIYA ("Materials for the History of Russian Icon Painting") Atlas. In Two Volumes. First Edition. Signed.
St. Petersburg: EZGB, 1906.
Text in Russian. Two original folders of elephant folio size: 19-1/2" x 14" x 2-3/4" (49.5 x 35.5 x 7 cm) approx. Each folder contains a booklet (half-title, title page and list of illustrations) and plates on heavy paper. Size of booklets and plates: 19" x 13-1/2" (48 x 34 cm) approx. There are 419 plates containing 864 images altogether. Signed by author (1916).

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Various authors.
JAR-PTITZA (or JAR-PTITSA, ZHAR-PTITZA, ZHAR-PTITSA). Russische Monatsschrift fur Kunst u Literatur; FIRE-BIRD Russian Revue of Art and Literature.
Berlin, 1921-1926.
Complete set in two volumes.

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Gagarine, Prince Gregoire (Drawings), Stackelberg, Comte Ernest (Text).
LE CAUCASE PITTORESQUE. Dessine d'Apres Nature.
Paris: Imprime par Plon Freres, 1847.
Full title: LE CAUCASE PITTORESQUE DESSINE D’APRES NATURE PAR LE PRINCE GREGOIRE GAGARINE AVEC UNE INTRODUCTION ET UN TEXTE EXPLICATIF PAR LE COMTE ERNEST STACKELBERG. DEDIE A SA MAJESTE IMPERIALE NICOLAS I LER EMPEREUR DE TOUTES LES RUSSIES.

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Rodchenko, A.) Mayakovsky, V., et al.
Magazine LEF ["LEVY FRONT"] ("Left Front") No. 1(5).
Moscow-Leningrad: GIZ, 1924.
Editor-in-chief: Vladimir Mayakovsky. Cover design and montage by Aleksandr Rodchenko. Text in Russian. Tall 8vo (9-1/4" x 6") Softcover. 3000 copies only.

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Nicholas II) Dubensky, General Major
EGO IMPERATORSKOYE VELICHESTVO... ("His Imperial Majesty Emperor Nicholas Aleksandrovich in the Field".) First Edition
St. Petersburg: Ministry of the Imperial Court, 1915
Text in Russian. 4to (10-1/2" x 7-3/4") half-leather. XVII + 65 + 192 + 196 pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs. Numerous photos of Tsar Nicholas II, et al. Very Good outside, good only inside.

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Grigoriev, Boris) Dmitriev, V. & Voinov, V.
INTIMITE. First Edition
Petersburg: Yasny, 1918
Artist: Boris Dmitrievich Grigor'ev (1886-1939). Text in Russian. Folio (13-1/2" x 10") Softcover. Profusely illustrated with Grigoriew's works. 1000 copies only.

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Bilibin, Bilibine) Carpenter, Frances
TALES OF A RUSSIAN GRANDMOTHER
Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1933
Illustrations by Ivan Iakovlevich Bilibin (Jean Bilibine) (1876-1942). First Edition? Text in English. Cloth with pictorial paper covered boards. XI, 292 pp. Frontispiece, Illustrations.

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Bakst, et al.) Kogan, Aleksandr (Editor)
Magazine ZHAR-PTITSA [JAR-PTITZA] ("Firebird") No. 9
Berlin-Paris: "Russkoye Iskusstvo", 1922
Cover after Boris Mikhailovich Kustodiev (1878-1927). Text in Russian. Folio (12-1/2") x 9-1/2" Softcover. Profusely illustrated. One of best issues.

In this issue: Lev (Leon) Bakst, Boris Grigoriev (Grigorieff), Boris Kustodiev (Koustodieff), Sergey Sudeikin (Serge Soudeikine), et al.

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Moor, Turzhansky, et al.) Chudakov, A. M. (Edited by)
VERBNY VESTNIK ("Palm Sunday Herald") April, 1913 (The only published)
Moscow, 1913
Only one 1913 issue ever published. Folio (12-3/4" x 9-1/2") stapled wraps. Text in Russian (with facsimile autographs). Profusely illustrated; illustrated cover (color lithograph).

Text and facsimile autographs by Olga Knipper, Vladimir Giliarovsky, Ivan Moskvin, et al.
Illustrations by Ivan Maliutin, Leonard Turzhansky, Vasily Baksheev, Sergey Vinogradov, Dmitry Moor.

Actors - Art - Caricature - Charity - Culture - Graphics - Humor - Moscow - Poetry - Prose - etc.

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Rowell, Magrit & Deborah Wye (with Jared Ash, Nina Gurianova and Gerald Janecek)
THE RUSSIAN AVANT-GARDE BOOK 1910-1934
NY: The Museum of Modern Art, 2002
Gift of the Judith Rothschild Foundation. Text in English. Large 4to (11" x 10") hardcover. 304 pp. Profusely illustrated. Bibliography, Indices.

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Milner, John
A Dictionary of RUSSIAN & SOVIET ARTISTS 1420-1970
Woodbridge: Antique Collectors' Club, 1993
Text in Englist. Large 40 (11" x 8-1/2") cloth; DJ. 483 pp. Profusely illustrated.

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Strunke) Laicens, Linards
KARAVANE ("Caravan. Verses"). First Edition
Riga: Vainags, 1920

Author: Linards Laicens.
Cover and illustrations by Niklavs Strunke (lithographs from linocuts?).

Text in Latvian. Softcover.

Reproduced in Fraser 2014 p. 64.

Rare.
WorldCat shows only 1copy worldwide.

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