Vladimir Mayakovsky. Born on July 19, 1893.
Vladimir Mayakovsky and his muse/lover Lilya Brik (1925)
A tiny vintage book in the shape of a train and with Vladimir Mayakovsky’s poem “Whom Shall I Become?” quoted inside. Bits of the book cover are glow-in-the-dark. (Soviet Union, 1940s)
“Vladimir Ilyich Lenin” – poem by Vladimir Mayakovsky. Book published in 1980, includes art by E. Kibrik (buy here)
“Every Page There’s An Elephant or a Lioness” – children’s book by Vladimir Mayakovsky, illustrated by Kirill Zdanevich. Published in Tbilisi in 1928 (via)
“This animal is called a llama
Llama daughter and llama mama”
Constructivist book covers from the 1920s