Caricatures from Biblionne

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This is the album with grotesque caricatures of wellknown European and Russian paintings; supplement to humoristic weekly serials Satirikon. There are a lot of Russian writers and artists worked as a contributors: Arkadii Averchenko, Teffi, Sasha Chernyi, Don-Aminado, Vladimir Mayakovsky, Alexander Iakovlev, Leon Bakst, Boris Kustodiev, Ivan Bilibin, Boris Grigoriev, Sergei Sudeikin, Nikolai Remizov (Re-Mi), Aleksandr Iunger. The most interesting… Read more
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Izvestnio li seru? [Does the Sir Know?]

by Emden E.

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Biblionne
Published
1932
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near to good condition
Edition
[16] pp., ill.
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$750.00

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The pamphlet of Esfir' Emden (1905-1961) was the answer to black public relation campaign against Russian butter in the English market. The campaign started in January 1931, and to the end of this year nearly five hundreds articles about small bug founded in Russian butter in UK appeared in English and Australian newspapers. Until 1931 Russian butter had a monopoly… Read more
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Pod sen’yu statui Svobody [Under the Statue of Liberty]. The Stories by American Writers

by Stephen Leacock, Richard Connell, Louis Mamet

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Biblionne
Published
1951
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Good
Edition
64 pp., ill.
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$230.00

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Moskva: Voenizdat, 1951. B. Privalov and I. Savitsky – translation from English. V. Briskin – illustrations. Series Biblioteka Zhurnala 'Sovetskiy voin' № 6 (169) [Soviet Military Magazine Library]. Collected humoristic stories written before the World War II. It contains stories by Canadian humorist Stephen Leacock including A Hero in Homespun or The Life Struggle of Hezekiah Hayloft from his Nonsense Novels (1911),… Read more
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Chto ikh zhdet vperedi [What awaits them ahead]. The Stories by American Writers

by Louis Mamet, Mike Quin

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Biblionne
Published
1949
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Good
Edition
64 pp., ill.
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$100.00

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Moskva: Voenizdat, 1949B. Privalov and I. Savitsky – translation from English. P. Karachentsov – illustrations. Series Biblioteka Zhurnala 'Sovetskiy Voin' № 13 (128) [Soviet Military Magazine Library]. Collected stories including a story by Louis Mamet and Mike Quin, a communist writer (How the Devil Unbuttoned Whittingham). Libman 897. We couldn't trace any copy in OCLC.
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