Kruchenykh, Aleksei, Ivan Kliun and Kasimir Malevich.
4to (223 x 191mm.), [limited to 450 copies], frontispiece and 2 lithographed illustrations and cover design by Ivan Kliun, original decorative wrappers, wrappers slightly browned
Hellyer 248; Ex-Libris 138; The Russian Avant-Garde Book 105
Although this work is written almost entirely by Kruchenykh it also contains the first appearance in print of a text by Malevich. The aim was to attack nineteenth-century Russian Symbolism and its romantic outlook and praise the linguistic changes of contemporary poetry by Guro and her use of "zaum" language.
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