Kliedzošie korpusi (The shrieking blocks) K LIS, ERIKS
Kliedzošie korpusi (The shrieking blocks)
Laicens, Linards

Riga: Latvju Kult ras, [1930].

Illustrated paper wrappers by Eriks K lis, with a full-page pho- tomontage by K lis. 222, [2] p. 25 x 14.5 cm. First edition in book form of a novel which appeared in serial form in 1927. K lis (1904–39) was a graphic artist, scenographer, and member of the Riga Artist Group. He is acknowledged as one of the most talented modernist designers working in Latvia during this period. His photomontages in this book combine geometric forms with photography, illustrating the Tsarist prisons created in 1905 following the revolution. This edition is one of the most important examples of Latvian modernist books of this era.

OCLC locates 1 copy, at NYPL.

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