Automobile and other stories Avtomobil i drugie razskazy
- Year: 1923
- Country: Germany
- Language: Russian
- Movement: Constructivism
- Subject: Fiction
- Dimensions: Width: 14.80cm Height: 21.80cm Depth: 1.70cm
Novels written by Semyon Yushkevich, Russian writer, playwright. The representative of the so-called "Russian-Jewish literature". He imbued his story with their tendency towards modernism, romantic elation and declamatory pathos. Constructivist cover design by El Lissitzky, Russian artist, designer, photographer, typographer, polemicist and architect. He designed numerous exhibition displays and propaganda works for the Soviet Union. Printed by Grzhebin Publishers, Berlin in 1923. Poor condition, partially detached cover, restored parts of cover on the margins, losses of paper on the spine on the margins, frayed pages, rubbings, creases. Last 20 pages and back cover is missing bottom left corner. 197 pages.