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cover of VS. Výtvarné snahy: umělecký měsíčník věnovaný výtvarné práci, kreslení a odbornému školství [Designing endeavors: an arts monthly devoted to creative work, drawing, and special schooling]. Vol. XI, nos. 1-10 in 8 issues (complete year)

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Prague: Prometheus, 1929-1930. Quarto (25.2 × 17.5 cm). Original wrappers designed by Ladislav Sutnar, each cover printed with different color rectangle and letters; ca. 30 pages per issue. With numerous illustrations of architectural designs, furniture, and other everyday objects, advertising and book designs etc. Wrappers slightly dust-soiled; occasionally with very faint stains; few leaves loose; first cover with tiny… Read more
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cover of Bulletin international du surréalisme. Mezinárodní buletin surrealismu. No. 1 (9 Avril 1935)

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Prague, 1935. 4to. (29.7 x 21 cm). Original printed self-wrappers; 12 pp. Some light browning, minor chipping along bottom edge of first few pages, overall very good. The first issue of the International Surrealist Bulletin/Bulletin international du surréalisme, published by the short-lived literary and artistic Surrealist group in Czechoslovakia, Skupina surrealistů v ČSR. Founded in 1934, the group was… Read more
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cover of Utopia: Een Tweemaandelijks Tijdschrift voor Wetenschappelijk Amusement. No. 1 (n.d., early 1976) through 10 (September 1978) plus special boxed edition on architect J.M. Jujol (all published)

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Delft: Hans Oldewarris, 1976-1978. Various sizes, mostly 4to. and folio (including 29.5 x 21, 31 x 30, and 42 x 25 cm). Primarily original printed wrappers, no. 8 with original illustrated envelope, no. 10 with original cardstock outer folders, supplement in original cardboard box with illustrated label affixed to lid. Varying pagination, most issues 12-30 pp. Extremely good condition.… Read more
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cover of Girl Frenzy. Articles and Strips and No Make-Up Tips. No. 1 (1991) through No. 6 (1991)

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London: Girlfrenzy, 1991. 4to. (29.5 x 21 cm). Original side-stapled colorful illustrated wrappers. Issues 28-44 pp. Some very light creasing, rubbing to extremities, overall near fine condition. The first six issues of the fanzine devoted to underground comics, music, and the "riot grrrl" scene. Founded in 1991 and edited by graphic designer Erica Smith, this grouping reflects the entirety… Read more
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cover of Ion: Centre de Création. No. 1 (April 1952) (all published)

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1952. Paris: Marc-Gilbert Guillaumin, 1952. 22 x 17.5 cm. Original cardstock wrappers, light green front cover and black-and-white illustrated rear cover featuring a drawing by Gabriel Pomerand. 286 pp., scattered illustrations showing images from photographs. Some creasing to front cover, light browning and dust-staining to wrappers, minor wear along spine, slight toning, foxing, and chipping scattered throughout, about very… Read more
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cover of Anarchy Comics. No. 1 (1978) through No. 4 (1987) (all published)

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Berkeley, California: Last Gasp, 1978-1987. Issue no. 1 a third-edition reprint from 1988. 25.5 x 17.5 cm. Original colorful illustrated side-stapled wrappers. Issues unpaginated: 32, 32, 46, and 40 pages. Overall fine condition. A complete run in four issues of the underground comic, edited by American author, underground cartoonist, and Bijou Funnies member Jay Kinney. Anarchy Comics combined anarchist… Read more
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cover of Borstrock: voor een ijstijdelijk moment in de aardse hel [Borstrock: for an ice age in earthly hell]. Unnumbered issue (all published?)

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Rotterdam, [1970]. Large quarto (36.3 × 25.7 cm). Original pictorial self-wrappers; [20] pp. Illustrations, including a psychedelic centerfold. Old horizontal crease; some foxing to right edge of front wrapper; light creasing to upper edge; still about very good. Apparently all published of this Dutch Provo-affiliated journal. As of April 2022, KVK and OCLC only show copies in two… Read more
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cover of Kalendar Humoru i Satyry "Mitla" na perestupnyi rik 1952. Almanaque ucraniano de Humor y Sátira "La Escoba

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Buenos Aires: Vydavnytstvo Iuliiana Serediaka, [1951]. Octavo (23 × 15.7 cm). Original decorative wrappers; 128 pp. With numerous caricatures and illustrations, as well as countless adverts for Ukrainian businesses in Argentina. Some wear to corners and spine; still good or better. Scarce almanach issued as a supplement to the Ukrainian satirical periodical by the same name, which means "The… Read more
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cover of Cherven rabotnicheski kalendar "Proletarii" 1908, 1909 [Red worker's calenar "Proletarian" for the years 1908 to 1909]. WITH: Cherven naroden kalendar za prostata 1910 godina [Red people's calendar for the year 1910]. WITH: Rabotnicheski kalendar' za visokosnata 1908 godina [Worker's calendar for the year 1908]

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Sofia: Izdava knizhartnitsata "Proletarii"; Pechatnitsa "Liberalnii Klub", Knizharnitsa "Napred", 1907-1910. Small octavos (15.8 × 12 cm). Original pictorial wrappers on red stock; 47, [1]; 96; 112; and 100, [28] pp. Illustrated from photographs and drawings, including a portrait of Karl Marx. Light overall wear and toning; issue for 1910 cut at margins with minimal loss of text at upper… Read more
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cover of New Reform Nieuws [New Reform News]. Nr. 34

New Reform Nieuws [New Reform News]. Nr. 34

by D`Hondt, Roger, editor

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Aalst: [self-published], 1978. Three leaves bound with a single staple to upper left corner, mimeographed in black, blue and red ink to rectos and versos, measuring 35 × 24 cm. Light soil and creasing to front page; a horizontal crease from folding. Else about very good. A monthly bulletin in Dutch connected with the activities of an avant-garde art… Read more
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cover of Laboristo: organo por esperantistoj senstatanaj [The worker: an organ for stateless esperantists], vol. III, nos. 17, 18, 20-24, 26-28; vol. IV, nos. 1, 2, 6 (1936-1937)

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Stokholmo (Stockholm): 1936-1937. Quartos (31 × 22 cm). Original printed self-wrappers; 4-8 pp. per issue. Light wear and minor chipping along top edge of issue no. 22, tear to last page of no. 27; else very good. 13 issues of the scarce Esperanto-language newsletter edited by Adrian Persson, dating to the time of the Spanish Civil War and largely… Read more
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cover of Iiime convoi / Troisième convoi. No. 1 (Octobre 1945) through No. 5 (1951) (all published)

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Paris: 1945-1951. 8vo., sizes range from 19 x 12.7 to 21 x 14 cm. Original printed paper wrappers; 16, 16, 40, 46, 30 pp. Nos. 3 through 5 some pages uncut, light toning, overall very good condition. A rare complete collection in five fascicules of the Surrealist magazine under the editorial direction of French poet Michel Fardoulis-Lagrange. Cofounded with… Read more
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cover of Novyi LEF [New LEF], no. 5 (1928)

Novyi LEF [New LEF], no. 5 (1928)

by Mayakovsky, Vladimir (editor) and Aleksandr Rodchenko (design)

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Moscow: Gosizdat, 1928. Octavo (22.3 × 15.2 cm). Original photo-illustrated wrappers by Aleksandr Rodchenko; 47, [1] pp. With two leaves of plates, each featuring photographs by Rodchenko to verso and recto, on somewhat thicker paper stock. Additional illustrations throughout. Light overall wear; upper right corner slightly bent; spine extremities rubbed; still about very good. A single issue of this… Read more
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cover of La Rose Rouge. No. 1 (3 Mai 1919) through 16 (14 Août 1919) (all published)

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Paris: [n.p.], 1919. Small folio (31.75 x 24 cm). Newer leather-backed boards, gilt title to spine, original wrappers bound in. Each issue 16 pp., continuously paginated 256 pages total. Some slight toning and soiling, some small repairs, overall very good condition. A complete collection of 16 issues bound in one volume of the short-lived French literary journal under the… Read more
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cover of Ma Revue. No. 1 (Janvier 1951) through No. 10 (Avril 1952) (all published)

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[Alès, France]: [PAB], 1951-1952. 32mo. (8.2 x 7 cm). Original printed paper wrappers. Unpaginated, each fasciscule approximately 12 pages, some pages uncut. Very good condition. A rare complete collection of the miniature journal from Pierre André Benoit (PAB), the prolific editor and book designer. He worked only with poets and artists he admired, and signed his works with the… Read more
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cover of ZEPOP. Světlo - Síla - Teplo - Doprava. Zprávy Elektrických Podniků Obce Pražské [ZEPOP. Light - Power - Heating - Transportation. News of the Electrical Enterprises of the Municipality of Prague]. Vol. VIII, no. 1

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Prague: Správní rada elektr. podniků hl. m. Prahy, 1933. Quarto (29.5 × 21 cm). Original staple-stitched photo-illustrated self-wrappers; 16 pp. Profusely illustrated from photographs (not attributed). About very good; old vertical crease from mailing; protective mylar cover. Single issue of the striking photo-illustrated periodical issued by Prague's electricity works, as a supplement to Věstnik hlavního města Prahy. Most noteworthy… Read more
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cover of Edice Situace [Situations], nos. 1-15 (all published)

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[Prague]: Jazzová sekce (Jazz Section), 1979-1983. Quartos (29.5 × 21 cm). Original staple-stitched wrappers; 19, [1] pp. per issue. Numerous black-and-white reproductions per issue, printed on better quality stock. First issue with tiny chip to front wrapper; else very good. The complete run of these fifteen catalogs of unofficial, conceptual Czechoslovak art from the Normalization era, semi-legally printed by… Read more
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cover of UNU. Vol. V, no. 49 (November 1932)

UNU. Vol. V, no. 49 (November 1932)

by Pană, Sasa̧, editor

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Bucuresţi (Bucharest): self-published (Studio grafic "Steaua Artei"), 1932. Quarto (32 × 23.8 cm). Original printed self-wrappers; [8] pp. Old horizontal crease; light overall wear; trace of (mailing?) label to first leaf; some tearing to fold; still good to very good. Published from 1928 to 1932, first at Dorohoi and beginning with no. 10 in Bucharest, UNU was among the… Read more
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cover of UNU. Vol. III, no. 22 (February 1930)

UNU. Vol. III, no. 22 (February 1930)

by Pană, Sasa̧, editor

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Bucuresţi (Bucharest): self-published (Studio grafic "Steaua Artei"), 1930. Quarto (32 × 23.8 cm). Original printed self-wrappers; [8] pp. Removed from binding, with tiny traces of sewing to left margin; else very good. Published from 1928 to 1932, first at Dorohoi and beginning with no. 10 in Bucharest, UNU was among the most important Romanian avant-garde journals. This issue contains… Read more
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cover of Werkstatt Aspekt: Avantgarde zwischen Kunst und Massenkultur [Workshop Aspect: avant-garde between art and mass culture], 1-3 (all published)

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Vienna: werkstatt aspekt, 1964-1972. Quartos (29.7 × 21 cm). Original staple-stitched and spiral-bound printed and pictorial wrappers; 20, 32, and 52 pp. Variously printed in black, purple, and brown ink. The first issue with single leaf supplement, with mimeographed text to recto. The third issue with a five- and a three-panel foldout, printed in brown and black respectively; lacks… Read more
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