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TYUBETEYKA. Children's Book.
1920's.
Text in Russian. Stapled wraps. Profusely illustrated.

Item ID: 00793R

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Poster BIT' VRAGA PO GVARDEYSKI! ("Beat the Enemy as Guards Do!")
[Moscow], 1943

World War Two original poster.

Medium: Lithograph

Size in inches: 16-1/4" x 11-1/2"

Size in centimeters: 41.5 x 29.5 cm

Text in Russian. Unframed.

Very Rare.

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Item ID: Pr00292

Price: $195.00

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LIAGUSHKA-TSAREVNA ("Princess Frog")
Harbin: Zaitsev Publishing, [1920's]

Text in Russian. Illustrated.

Rare.

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Item ID: 03466R

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ORTHODOX SERVICE BOOK (Bound Manuscript)
[Russia, 19th Century?]

Folio (15-1/4" x 9-1/4") Full leather boards, embossed with ornament. 212 pp. Text in Church Slavonic with old Russian music notations, written in red and black. Decorations in the text. Incomplete (?).

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Item ID: Mis00040

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IRMOLOG
No place or date [1804?]

Orthodox Christianity service book. Collection of text for singing with musical notations.

Text in Church Slavonic. Full leather titled to spine. Printed from wooden plates (?) in two colors. 480 pp.

Very Rare.

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Item ID: 03569R

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ORTHODOX SERVICE BOOK (Bound Manuscript)
[Russia, 18th Century?]

Imperial 8vo (9-1/4" x 7") Full leather boards, embossed with ornament; clasps. 568 pp. Text in Church Slavonic with old Russian music notations, written in red and black. Richly decorated.

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Item ID: Mis00041

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VOSTOCHNOE OPOVEDANIE O TOM, KAK L'VITSA VOSPITALA TSARSKAGO SYNA ("Oriental Tale How the Lioness Brought Up the Tsar's Son") On the cover: "SKAZKA O TOM..."
N/p [USA]: Workers Publishing, 1918

Text in Russian. Stapled wraps.

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Item ID: 04163R

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KOLIADKY
Kyiv (Kiev), 1918

Text in Ukrainian with music. Booklet. Illustrated.

Rare.
WorldCat shows no copies worldwide.

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Item ID: 06020R

Price: $245.00

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A. Sh.
ZMEY GORYNYCH. First Edition.
Moscow: Krasnaya Nov', 1923.
Stapled wraps. Text in Russian. Pictorial covers by V. Prokofiev. [Rear cover depicts a funny story how book reading helped simple Russian villager to get better harvest. - Prokof'ev V.: Graphic artist, City of Saratov and Moscow. Futurist book design. Exhibited in 1920 (Saratov) with Lavinsky and Iustitsky (the head of Saratov Avant-garde school); in 1927 (Moscow) with known constructivist A. Safronova. - Rare.]

Item ID: 00426R

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Adamovich, Georgy.
OBLAKA ("Clouds"). Poetry. First Edition. Signed.
Moscow-Petrograd: Altsiona, 1916.
Text in Russian. Softcover. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED by Author. Presentation copy to the famous Russian philosopher and writer Vasily (Vasilij) Rozanov.

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Aesop. Translated by P. Petrov
EZOPOVY BASNI... Fable d'Esope... ("Aesop's Fables..."). First Edition
St. Petersburg: Typography of Ivan Glazunov, 1812

Translated by Pavel Il'ich Petrov. Text in Russian and French. 12mo (6-3/8" x 3-3/4") quarter leather containing two parts: XXIII, 144 pp. + 76, 51 pp. With 50 figures (in each part? Our copy contains 56 figures on 28 sheets in both parts). Obolianinov 842.

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Item ID: 02099R

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Afanasiev) Scott, Walter
KENTEN' DIURVARD ("Quentin Durward"). Parts 1 and 2
Moscow, 1827

Both parts in one book. Text in Russian. 6-3/4" x 4-1/4" half-leather titled in gilt to spine; ribbon. 257 pp. + 228 pp., frontispiece (engraved portrait of the author by G. A. Afanas'ev).

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Item ID: 03194R

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Afinogenov, A. (Play After Jack London)
PO TU STORONU "SHCHELI" ("On the Other Side of the "Slit")
Moscow: Proletkul't, 1927.
First (and the only) Edition. Text in Russian. Tall 8vo (9 x 6) Soft Cover. Constructivist cover [by Khmeleva]. 3000 copies only.

Item ID: 00299R

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Agapov) Mayakovsky, Aseev, et al.
PESNI SOVETSKIKH LETCHIKOV ("Songs of Soviet Aviators"). First Edition
Moscow: Muzgiz, 1932

The first collection of Soviet songs about aviation.

Authors: Vladimir Mayakovskiy, Nikolay Aseev, et al.
Composers: Alexander Davidenko. Marian Koval', et al.
Cover by I. Agapov.

Text in Russian. 4to (10" x 7") stapled brochure. 5000 copies only.

Rare.

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Item ID: 04233R

Price: $325.00

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Aizenberg, et al.) Yuzhanin, B. (Editor)
SINIAIA BLUZA ("The Blue Blouse"). Live Gazette (Propaganda Choreography Theater). No. 35
Moscow: Trud i Kniga, 1926

Text in Russian. Softcover. Avant-garde cover (Constructivism). Illustrated. Music.

Editor: Boris Iuzhanin.
Illustrations by [Nina Aisenberg], et al.

Authors: Victor Ardov, Argo, Grigory Burevoy, Ya. Galitsky, Vladimir Mass.

Actors - Choreography - Chronicle - Clubs - Correspondence - Dance - Drama - Folklore - Graphics - Photomontage - Poetry - Propaganda - Satire and humor - Variety show - Youth - etc.

Rare. Not in MOMA. Not in Getty. Not in British Library. Not in NYPL.

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Item ID: 04518R

Price: $345.00

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Aizens, et al.) Branks, V. (Editor-in-chief)
SIGNALS ("Signal"). [Marxist magazine of poetry, prose and politics]. No. 2
Riga: Tautas augstskola, 1929

Text in Latvian. Stapled wraps. Illustrations.

Editor-in-chief: V. Branks

Cover: color linocut (Constructivism) by Jan Aizhen.

Literature - Theater - Art - Architecture - Politics - Satire - Books review - Chronicle - etc.

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Item ID: 04146R

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Aizens, et al.) Dekens, K. (Editor-in-chief)
SIGNALS ("Signal"). [Marxist magazine of poetry, prose and politics]. No. 7
Riga: Tautas Augstskola, 1929

Text in Latvian. Stapled wraps. Illustrations.

Editor-in-chief K. Dekens.

Cover: color linocut (Constructivism) by Jan Aizhen.
Contributors: Ernsts Tollers, et al.

Literature - Theater - Art - Architecture - Politics - Books review - Chronicle - etc.

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Item ID: 04144R

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Aizens, Suta, et al.) Dekens, K. (Editor)
SIGNALS ("Signal"). [Marxist magazine of poetry, prose and politics]. No. 6
Riga: Tautas Augstskola, 1929

Text in Latvian. Stapled wraps. Illustrations.

Editor: K. Dekens.

Cover: color linocut (Constructivism) by Jan Aizhen.
Contributors: Roman Suta, et al.

Literature - Theater - Art - Architecture - Politics - Books review - Chronicle - etc.

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Item ID: 04123R

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Aizens, Suta, et al.) Dekens, K. (Editor)
SIGNALS ("Signal"). [Marxist magazine of poetry, prose and politics]. No. 6
Riga: Tautas augstskola, 1929

Text in Latvian. Stapled wraps. Illustrations.

Editor: K. Dekens.

Cover: color linocut (Constructivism) by Jan Aizhen.
Contributors: Roman Suta, et al.

Literature - Theater - Art - Architecture - Politics - Books review - Chronicle - etc.

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Item ID: 04636

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Aizens?, Zoscenko, et al.) Dekens, K. (Editor-in-chief)
SIGNALS ("Signal"). [Marxist magazine of poetry, prose and politics]. No. 1
Riga: Tautas Augstskola, 1928

The first issue.

Text in Latvian. Stapled wraps.

Editor-in-chief: K. Dekens.
Editorial Board: V. Branka, Gutmanis, A. Talcis.

Cover: color linocut (Constructivism) by Jan Aizhen?

Authors: Mikhail Zoshchenko, et al.

Literature - Theater - Art - Architecture - Politics - Satire - Books review - Chronicle - etc.

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Item ID: 04148R

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Aizens] Grigelis, et al.) Branks, V. (Editor-in-chief)
SIGNALS ("Signal"). [Marxist magazine of poetry, prose and politics]. No. 1
Riga: Tautas augstskola, 1929

Text in Latvian. Stapled wraps.

Editor-in-chief: V. Branks

Cover: color linocut (Constructivism) by A. Grigelis [Jan Aizhen].

Literature - Theater - Art - Architecture - Politics - Satire - Books review - Chronicle - etc.

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Item ID: 04147R

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Akhundov, Ismail
DUMOY O FRONTE ZANIATO SERDTSE I UM ("Heart and Mind Occupied by Thought about Front"). Hand-made political poster
[Baku, c. 1943]

Medium: Watercolor and pencil on paper l/d on cardboard

Size in inches: 27-1/4" x 19-3/8"

Size in centimeters: 69 x 49 cm

Artist: Ismail Akhundov.

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Item ID: Ar00204

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Akhundov, Ismail]
'Pochuia chto smert' u vorot...' ("'Feeling of Close Death...'"). Hand-made WW2 political poster
[Baku, c. 1943]

Medium: Watercolor on paper l/d on card

Size in inches: 26-5/8" x 19-1/2"

Size in centimeters: 67.5 x 49.5 cm

Artist: [Ismail Akhundov]. Text in Azerbaijani and Russian. Unframed.

One of a kind item.

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Item ID: Ar00216

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Akhundov, Ismail]
'Ot ognia fashistam dushno...' ("'Fascists Suffocate from the Fire...'"). Hand-made WW2 political poster
[Baku, c. 1943]

Medium: Gouache on paper l/d on card

Size in inches: 26-1/2" x 17-1/8"

Size in centimeters: 67.5 x 43.5 cm

Artist: [Ismail Akhundov]. Text in Azerbaijani and Russian. Unframed.

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Item ID: Ar00217

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Aksakov, Sergey
ZAPISKI OB UZHEN'E RYBY ("Notes on Fishing")
Moscow: Typography of Bakhmet'ev, 1871

Author: Sergei Aksakov.

4th augmented edition. Text in Russian. Half-leather emdossed in gilt to spine. XV, 363, III pp. Illustrated with engravings (polytypes). Owner's inscription dated 1872.

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Item ID: 02108R

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Aleksandrov, A. et al.
PERVAYA KONNAYA V PESNIAKH. ("The First Cavalry Army in Songs"). First edition.
Moscow: GIZ, 1929.
Red Army Songs II. Text in Russian. 4to (10-1/2 x 7) Stapled wraps. Illustrated cover (Avant-garde design by N. Moskalev). Portraits of Voroshilov and Budionny. 3000 copies only. [Alexandrov, Alexandr (1883-1946): the famous Soviet composer. Studied under Glazunov, Liadov, Vasilenko. Budionny and Voroshilov: two the most famous heroes of the Civil War. Semion Budionny (1893-19??) was a commander of the legendary First Cavalry Army (which was known also for its atrocities). Kliment Voroshilov (1881-19??): the famous Civil War commander, later Defense Minister, one of the close assistants of Stalin. Rare].

Item ID: 00345R

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Aleksandrov, A. I. (Composer). Text by Ya. Galitsky
YA NE TAKAYA... ("I Am Not of Such Kind"). On the cover: "Repertoire of Mr. Ally". Popular song. Inscribed
Moscow: Detlaf & Co., n/d (c. 1920)

Music by A. I. Alexandrov.
Poetry by Ya. M. Galitskiy.

Text in Russian. Folio (13-3/4" x 8-1/4"). Illustrated cover.
Warmly inscribed by (?).

Rare.

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Item ID: SM00122

Price: $145.00

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Aliakrinsky) Bedny, Demian
EPIGRAMMY, SHUTKI, EKSPROMTY ("Epigrams, Jokes, Improvisations"). First Edition
Moscow-Leningrad: GIz, 1928
Author: Demyan Bedni. Cover by Petr Alyakrinsky. Text in Russian. Softcover.

Rare. Not in MOMA, not in Getty, not in British Library.


Item ID: 00903R

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Altman) Malevich, Mayakovsky, et al.
ISKUSSTVO KOMMUNY ("The Art of the Commune") No. 10
Petersburg: IZO NKP, 1919

Avant-garde literary and artistic newspaper. 19 issues published in all.

Text in Russian. 4 pages 18" x 12-1/2".

Letterpress masthead by Natan Altman.

Contributors: David Shterenberg, Kazimir Malevich, Nathan Al'tman, Nikolay Punin, Osip Brik, Vladimir Mayakovskiy, et al.

Aesthetics - Artistic education and propaganda - Artistic production - Children - Churches - Drama - Exhibitions - History - Libraries - Magazine review - Museums - Poetry - Polemics - Porcelain and porcelain industry - Proletkult - Toys - Western art Revolution - Futurism - etc.

MOMA Cat. No. 169, Getty Cat. No. 264, British Library Cat. No. 150.

Reproduced: Compton-2 (see p. 46), and other sources.

Because of political reasons publishing of many early Soviet periodicals was suspended, all published issues were destroyed and very few survived.

Highly important and rare periodical. Not in NYPL.

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Item ID: 02757R

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Altman) Malevich, Shklovsky, et al.
ISKUSSTVO KOMMUNY ("The Art of the Commune") No. 12
Petersburg: IZO NKP, 1919

Avant-garde literary and artistic newspaper. 19 issues published in all.

Text in Russian. 4 pages 18" x 12-1/2".

Letterpress masthead by Natan Altman.

Contributors: Kazimir Malevich, Nikolay Punin, Victor Shklovsky, et al.

Aesthetics - Artistic education and propaganda - Cinema - Futurism - Museums - Polemics - Proletkult - etc.

MOMA Cat. No. 169, Getty Cat. No. 264, British Library Cat. No. 150.

Reproduced: Compton-2 (see p. 46), and other sources.

Because of political reasons publishing of many early Soviet periodicals was suspended, all published issues were destroyed and very few survived.

Highly important and rare periodical. Not in NYPL.

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Item ID: 02761R

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Altman) Punin, Kushner, et al.
ISKUSSTVO KOMMUNY ("The Art of the Commune") No. 11
Petersburg: IZO NKP, 1919

Avant-garde literary and artistic newspaper. 19 issues published in all.

Text in Russian. 6 pages 18" x 12-1/2".

Letterpress masthead by Natan Altman.

Contributors: Boris Kushner, Nikolay Punin, et al.

Aesthetics - Architecture - Artistic education and propaganda - Artistic production - Churches - Competitions - Drama - Exhibitions - Futurism - History - Libraries - Magazine review - Museums - Poetry - Polemics - Proletkult - Revolution - etc.

MOMA Cat. No. 169, Getty Cat. No. 264, British Library Cat. No. 150.

Reproduced: Compton-2 (see p. 46), and other sources.

Because of political reasons publishing of many early Soviet periodicals was suspended, all published issues were destroyed and very few survived.

Highly important and rare periodical. Not in NYPL.

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Item ID: 02759R

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Andersen, Hans.
IZBRANNYE SKAZKI ("Selected Fairy Tales") in Two Volumes.
Warsaw: Bogatyr', n/d (1920's?).
First thus. Text in Russian. Richly decorated cloth. Illustrated. [Rare]

Item ID: 00761R

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Annenkoff, Georges) Kodrianskaya, Natalia
ZOLOTOI DAR ("The Golden Gift"). First Edition
Paris: Author, 1964

Children's fairy tale.
Author: Natalya Kodryanskaya. Artist: Yury Annenkov.

Text in Russian. Softcover. Illustrated (b/w and color).

Scarce, especially in such condition.

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Item ID: 03234R

Price: $425.00

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Annenkoff, [Annenkov]) Durtain, Luc
CRIME A SAN-FRANCISCO. Recit orne de huit lithographies originales de Georges Annenkoff
Paris: Au Sans Pareil, 1927

Text in French. Softcover.
Illustrated with original full-size lithographs by Georgy (Yury) Annenkov.

One of 20 copies on Japanese paper with double suite of illustrations

Very Rare, especially in such condition.

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Item ID: 01885R

Price: $1,145.00

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Annenkov) Chukovsky, Korney
MOIDODYR ("Wash'em Clean")
Leningrad: OGIZ-Detlit, 1935

Author: Kornei Chukovskiy. Artist: Yury Annenkov.

Text in Russian. Stapled wraps. Profusely illustrated.

Old Children's Books 96.

Reproduced:
"Dictionnaire..." (p. 4),
"Russian Artists" (p. 88),
"Russkaya..." (p. 52),
"L'Illustrazione..." (p. 30),
Gankina-63 (p. 60),
and other sources.

Rare.

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Item ID: 03269R

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Annenkov, Burliuk, Kulbin, et al.) Various Artists and Authors. Belenson, Aleksandr (Editor)
STRELETS ("The Archer. Third and Final Collection")
St. Petersburg: Strelets, 1922

Editor Aleksandr Belenson.
Authors: Fedor Sologub, Mikhail Kuzmin, Vasily Rozanov, Anna Akhmatova, L. Karsavin, Erich Gollerbakh, Arthur Lurye, et al.
Artists: Nathan Altman, Yury Annenkov, Lev Bruni, Mstislav Dobuzhinsky, Nikolay Kulbin, Vladimir Lebedev, Ivan Puni (Jean Pougny), Marc Chagall. Logo by David Burliuk.

Text in Russian. 175 pp. Profusely illustrated (Frontispiece, plates, text drawings). 300 copies only.

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Item ID: 02064R

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Annenkov, Burliuk, Kulbin, et al.). Belenson, Aleksandr (Editor)
STRELETS ("The Archer. Third and Final Collection")
St. Petersburg: Strelets, 1922

Editor Aleksandr Belenson.
Authors: Fedor Sologub, Mikhail Kuzmin, Vasily Rozanov, Anna Akhmatova, L. Karsavin, Erich Gollerbakh, Arthur Lurye, et al.
Artists: Nathan Altman, Yury Annenkov, Lev Bruni, Mstislav Dobuzhinsky, Nikolay Kulbin, Vladimir Lebedev, Ivan Puni (Jean Pougny), Marc Chagall. Logo by David Burliuk.

Text in Russian. Silk over boards, original front cover bound in. 175 pp. Profusely illustrated (Frontispiece, plates, text drawings). 300 copies only.

MOMA Cat. No. 447, Getty Cat. No. 756, British Library Cat. No. 493, NYPL Cat. No. 291.

Rare and important Futuristic collection.

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Item ID: 03060R

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Annenkov, Yury) Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr
RAKOVY KORPUS ("Cancer Ward"). First Edition
Paris: YMCA-Press, 1968

Artist: Georges (George) Annenkoff. Text in Russian. 9" x 6-1/4" softcover. 446 pp. Author's portrait, errata slip.

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Item ID: 01893R

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Annenkov, Yury) Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr
V KRUGE PERVOM ("In the First Circle"). First Edition
Paris: YMCA-Press, 1969

Cover by Georges (George) Annenkoff. Text in Russian. 9" x 6-1/4" softcover. 666, (1) pp. Author's portrait.

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Item ID: 02066R

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Annenkov, Yury) Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr
V KRUGE PERVOM ("In the First Circle")
Paris: YMCA-Press, 1969

Cover by Georges (George) Annenkoff. Text in Russian. 9" x 6-1/4" softcover. 666, (1) pp. Author's portrait.

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Item ID: 04142R

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Annensky, Innokenty.
FAMIRA KIFARED. Bacchic Drama [Poetry]
Moscow: Portugalov, 1913.
First Edition? Text in Russian. 6-1/4" x 4-1/4" Hardcover embossed in gilt to spine. Decorated epps. One hundred numbered copies only (This one is number 60).

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Item ID: 00709R

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Anonymous
CRATA REPOA ("... or How in the Ancient Times Was conducting Initiation into the Secret Society of Egyptian Priests"). First in Russian
St. Petersburg: Kleen, 1779
Text in Russian. 6-1/8" x 4" half-leather. Engraved decorations.
Occult treatise. From the library of Petr Kaznacheev with his bookplate.

Bound together with "Dikiy Chelovek...".

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Item ID: 01754Rb

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Anonymous Authors.
SOLDATSKIYE CHASTUSHKI. ("Soldiers' Chatushkas Written Dowd from the Wounded"). First Edition.
Moscow: Sytin, 1915.
Wraps. Text in Russian. Illustrated cover. [WWI Chap-book. Rare]

Item ID: 00403R

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Anonymous.
NEZAMETNY GEROY ("An Unnoticeable Hero"). First edition.
Yaroslavl': Nekrasov, 1915.
Wraps. Text in Russian. Illustrated cover (Lithograph). [WWI Chap-book. Rare]

Item ID: 00406R

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Apushkin, Iakov.
SLUZHIM REVOLIUTSII. ("We Serve Revolution"). Play.
Moscow: GIZ, 1930.
"Sbornik Pies No. 4". First Edition. Text in Russian. Large 8vo (9-3/4 x 7) Stapled wraps. Illustrated cover. Drawings by A. P. Malishevsky. [Scarce].

Item ID: 00344R

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Ardov, Victor.
VODEVILI I STSENKI ("Vaudevilles and Scenes for Club Theaters, Komsomol Theaters and working Theaters"). Plays.
Moscow: Modpik, 1928.
Stapled wraps. Text in Russian. Illustrated cover by I. Rerberg. 3000 copies only. [Rare].

Item ID: 00395R

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Arkhangelsky, A. (Text); Kukryniksy (Illustrations); Telingater, S. (Design).
O... ("On: Babel, et al."). (Parodies). First Edition.
Moscow: ZIF, 1930.
Text in Russian. Large 4to (11-1/2 x 8-3/4) Decorated hardcover. Profusely Illustrated by Kukryniksy. Design by S. Telingater. 5000 copies only. On Babel, Shklovsky, Tretiakov, Selvinsky, et al.

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Item ID: 00721R

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Arkhangelsky, Aleksandr (Text); Kukryniksy (Drawings).
POCHTI PORTRETY ("Almost Portraits"). Well-Meant Caricatures and Epigrams. First Edition.
Moscow: Federatsiya, 1932.
Text in Russian. Folio (12 x 9) Hardcover. Illustrated throughout by Kukryniksy. 5200 copies only. On Assev, Bedny, Bezymensky, Gorky, Deni, Zelinsky, Lunacharsky, Meyerhold, Moor, Tairov, et al. [Bezymensky, Aleksandr (1898-19??): well-known Russian Soviet poet. Participated in Russian Revolution. Proletkul't. Patriotic poetry (Komsomol, Lenin, satirical poetry). Follower of Mayakovsky. - Gor'ky, Maksim [Peshkov, Aleksei] (1868-1936): the famous Russian and Soviet writer. - Lunacharsky, Anatoly (1875-1933): the Famous Russian and Soviet writer, art critic. Was the minister of culture in 1920s. - Meyerhold, Vsevolod (1874-1940): the famous Russian and Soviet avant-garde theater producer and actor. Founder and producer of the famous Meyerhold Theater working with Mayakovsky, Malevich, Rodchenko, Stepanova, Popova, etc. - Tairov, Aleksandr (1885-1950): the famous Russian and Soviet theater producer. Founder and director of the Kamerny Theater. - Zelinsky, Kornely (b. 1896): Soviet literature critic, one of the founders of the Literature Constructivist Group (LTsK). - Rare]

Copies of this book were systematically withdrawn from libraries and bookshops and destroyed by the order of Soviet government. "Collated List of Books to Be Withdrawn from Libraries and Book Trading Network" page 316.

Item ID: 00734R

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Arnshtam) Kusikov, Alexander
AL'-BARRAK. October Poems
Berlin: Nakanune, 1923
Author: Aleksandr Borisovich Kusikov (1896-1977). Avant-garde cover by Aleksandr Martynovich Arnshtam (1881-1969). Text in Russian. Softcover.

Rare. Not in British Library.

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Item ID: 01636R

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Arvatov, Yakulov, Aseev, Beskin, et al.) Blium, Oskar (Editor)
AVANGARD ("Avant-garde"). Almanac of Literature, Art and Science 1-3 (All published)
Moscow: Pechatnik, 1922
Only three issues ever published (Complete set). Text in Russian. Folio (12-3/4" x 9") stapled wraps. 1500 - 3000 copies only.
Publishing of many early Soviet magazines (especially provincial ones) was stopped because of political reasons, all published issues were destroyed and very few survived..
Authors: Boris Arvatov, Nikolay Aseev, Emmanuil Beskin, Georgy Yakulov, et al.

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