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    Sale 7472

    Valuable Russian Books and Manuscripts

    29 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 263

    ZDANEVICH, Kirill and KRUCHENYKH, Aleksei. Turnir Poetov. [Tournament of Poets]. Moscow: Lefovtsev, 1929.

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    ZDANEVICH, Kirill and KRUCHENYKH, Aleksei. Turnir Poetov. [Tournament of Poets]. Moscow: Lefovtsev, 1929.

    Oblong 2° (204 x 178mm). Lithographed throughout, illustrations, printed in red and black. Original stapled lithographed wrappers printed in red (light wear).

    FIRST EDITION. A VERY GOOD COPY. Number 83 of 150 copies only. With lithographed covers after Zdanevich, and a portrait of Kruchenykh after Terent'ev. This collection includes poems by Aseev, Pasternak, Maiakovskii, Tretiakov, Khlebnikov and others. RARE: not in MoMA; ABPC records only one copy selling at auction in over 30 years.


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