Author:Micinska, Anna (translated by Bogna Piotrowska)


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Witkacy: Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz Life and Work

By: Micinska, Anna (translated by Bogna Piotrowska)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Warsaw (Poland), Interpress Publishers: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18684

ISBN: 83-223-2359-X

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dj

[book itself has no significant wear, but there is a longish gift inscription (non-authorial) in Polish on the title page; jacket shows just a bit of surface wear, still very nice]. (B&W and color photographs, facsimiles) Profusely-illustrated survey of the life and work of the dramatist/poet/novelist/painter/photographer/philosopher (1885-1939), who committed suicide when he learned that the Red Army had crossed the border into Poland. His immense and diverse body of work "was partly disregarded and partly underestimated by his contemporaries," not only because of its "new, diff... View more info