[BOOK PROPAGANDA PERFORMANCE FOR THE RED ARMY] Karnaval knig. Agitatsionnoe predstavlenie [i.e. Books’ Carnival. Agitational Show]. M. Kossovskii.
[BOOK PROPAGANDA PERFORMANCE FOR THE RED ARMY] Karnaval knig. Agitatsionnoe predstavlenie [i.e. Books’ Carnival. Agitational Show]

[BOOK PROPAGANDA PERFORMANCE FOR THE RED ARMY] Karnaval knig. Agitatsionnoe predstavlenie [i.e. Books’ Carnival. Agitational Show]

Moscow: Voenizdat, 1925. Item #763

29, [3] pp.: ill. 23x15,5 cm. In original wrappers with decorative frame. In very good condition, mainly uncut pages, minor tears of spine, small blank fragments of covers and pages lost, ink number on the front cover.

First and only edition. One of 3000 copies.
This is a screenplay for the book propaganda performance which was printed as an issue of series ‘Theatre of Red Army Soldier’. The show promoted 12 books, 10 periodicals and a poster which were significant for this time. Among them ‘Selected works’ by Lenin, ‘Ten Days That Shook the World’ by Reed, ‘Bezbozhnik’ magazine and ‘Pravda’ newspaper. Reflecting the topic of international socialist revolution, the performance included the book ‘China’ about Chinese workers. 
The edition is illustrated throughout with 10 characters of this performance, including peasant, per-revolutionary guard, worker, etc. 

Not in the Worldcat.

Price: $1,200.00

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