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Documenting the Warsaw Uprising

Powstanie w ghetcie warszawskim 1943 r.: zbiór dokumentów [The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising in 1943: a collection of documents].

Warsaw: Paṅstwowe Wydawnictwo Literatury Politycznej, 1945. Octavo (20.3 × 14.8 cm). Original staple-stitched printed wrappers; 50, [1] pp. Very good; small owner signature to title.

Early volume documenting the uprising in the Warsaw Ghetto. The book was published shortly after the end of WWII in May 1945. Aside from numerous essays and reports from the contemporary press, the book contains poems by Jan Kott and Wladyslaw Broniewski, one full-page photograph, and facsimile reproduction of two broadsides calling for the uprising. Scarce.

Book ID: 50405

Price: $350.00