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    Sale 7472

    Valuable Russian Books and Manuscripts

    29 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 210

    KHLEBNIKOV, Velemir (author), and Vladimir MAIAKOVSKII, Pavel FILONOV and Kazimir MALEVICH (illustrators). Izbornik stikhov s poslesloviem rechiaria 1907-1914. [A Selection of Poems with an Afterword by the Wordsmith: 1907-1914]. St. Petersburg: EUY, 1914.

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    KHLEBNIKOV, Velemir (author), and Vladimir MAIAKOVSKII, Pavel FILONOV and Kazimir MALEVICH (illustrators). Izbornik stikhov s poslesloviem rechiaria 1907-1914. [A Selection of Poems with an Afterword by the Wordsmith: 1907-1914]. St. Petersburg: EUY, 1914.

    2 parts in 1 vol., 8° (194 x 140mm). Printed on cream paper. Illustrations after Filonov, Malevich, Maiakovskii and others. Original illustrated paper covers (covers neatly laid-down on card and re-backed).

    FIRST EDITION. The second part of this work is almost entirely lithographed, reproducing Filonov's bold illustrations and handwritten text. MoMA, The Russian Avant-Garde Book, p. 90.


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