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By Daniel Gerould,Bruno Jaslenski

This play, via Futurist poet Bruno Jasienski, is an exceptional instance of the becoming a member of of left-wing politics and avant-garde curiosity in human mechanization that characterised the experimental theatre of Poland within the inter-war years.
Stalinism and the purges lower brief Jasienski's profession and avoided productions of his play for a few years - apart from a super constructivist staging in Prague in 1933. The Mannequins' Ball can now take its position besides Capek's R.U.R. as one of many significant twentieth-century dramas applying the subjects and methods of human automata.
Reproduced during this quantity are the 8 woodcuts by means of Moor which observed the unique Moscow e-book in 1931.

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