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Stolen Childhood: A Saga of Polish War Children.
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Stolen Childhood: A Saga of Polish War Children.

By Krolikowski OFMConv., Fr. Lucjan.

Buffalo, New York.: Father Justin Rosary Hour.. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. 0969158807 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xiii - 296 pp. Wine red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Translated from the Polish "Skradzione Dziecinstwo" by Kazimierz J. Rozniatowski. Illustrated with 32 pages of black and white photographs and 2 maps. Two appendices: A - "Additional Accounts of the Orphans", and B - "In Other Parts of the World: Palestine and Egypt". Foreword by Jan Mazur MD of Montreal. Small label on the front free end paper, otherwise the book is clean with a sound binding and showing a whisper of wear to the spine tips. The dust jacket has some minor wear to the head and tail edges. Loosely laid in is the publisher's original 4 page advertising piece for the book. .

$30.00

Kochanek Slodmej Wdowy.
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Kochanek Slodmej Wdowy.

By Ejbich, Bohdan.

Toronto, Ontario.: Privately published.. Near Fine. 1981. Softcover. 8vo - 22.5 x 15.5 cm.; 192 pp. The text is in Polish. Pamietnik por obs. Jana Luckiego. Ejbich (1916-2013) was a pilot in the RAF 304 (Polish) Squadron in World War II. This is a collection of his war memories illustrated with black and white photographs. An as-new and unused book. .

$12.00

Lotniczy Lut Szczescia: Wspomnienia lotnikow z Drugiej Wojny Swiatowej.
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Lotniczy Lut Szczescia: Wspomnienia lotnikow z Drugiej Wojny Swiatowej.

By Ejbich, Bohdan.

Privately published.. Fine. Softcover. 8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 203 pp. The text is in Polish. No date or place of publication is mentioned. Ejbich (1916-2013) was a pilot in the RAF 304 (Polish) Squadron in World War II. This is a collection of his war memories illustrated with black and white photographs photos. Self-published and one of several memoirs by this author. An as-new and unused book. .

$10.00

Biali Kurierzy (Z przedmowa Mieczyslawa Mlotka)
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Biali Kurierzy (Z przedmowa Mieczyslawa Mlotka)

By Celt, Marek

Very Good. 1986. Softcover. 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 384 pp. Text is in Polish. Monachium, nakladem autora. Marek Celt was pseudonym for Tadeusz Cheiuk-Celt (1916-2001), a Polish Cichociemny fighter during WWII and later a journalist. He was involved in Biali Kurierzy (White Couriers) who smuggled groups of people across the border into Hungary during the war. Some photos. Minor soiling on card stock covers, former owner's name on first blank page, otherwise, a sturdy, clean text. .

$25.00

Gabby, Pilot Mysliwski
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Gabby, Pilot Mysliwski

By Gabreski, Francis S.

Warsaw, Poland.: Oficyna Wydawnicza ECHO.. Very Good. 2001. Softcover. 8387162019 . 8vo - 20 x 14 cm.; 368 pp. Text is in Polish. The autobiography of a famous World War II and Korean War ace fighter pilot. Signed on the initial title page. Minor general wear; binding sturdy, text pages clean. ; Signed by Author .

$30.00

Na Skrzydlach Huraganu
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Na Skrzydlach Huraganu

By Karpinski, Stanislaw

London, UK: Veritas Foundation Publication Centre.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1976. Hardcover. 12mo - 18 x 12 cm.; A four volume memoir published in two volumes, so Volume 1 has Tom I i II, Volume 2 has Tom III i IV. Text is in Polish. Vol. I, 651 pp.; Vol. II, 477. Karpinski (1891-1982) was a General in the Polish Air Force and a pilot in World Wars I and II. Illustrations, index. Red cloth-covered boards with gilt spine lettering. Some soiling and edgewear on boards, minor soiling on textblock edges, a Biblioteka Polska subscription bookplate in each volume on verso of half-title page; text pages clean, bindings sturdy. Dust jackets lightly soiled with some edgewear. .

$80.00

Piesn o Stefanie Starzynskim i jego Warszawie
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Piesn o Stefanie Starzynskim i jego Warszawie

By Drozdowski, Marian Marek and Hanna Szwankowska

Warszawa, Poland: Oficyna Graficzno-Wydawnicza Typografika.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1993. Softcover. 4to - 29 x 21 cm.; 88 pp. Obywatelski Komitet Budowy Pomnika Stefana Starzynskiego. Wybor tekstow literackich przygotowali i opracowali Drozdowski i Szwankowska. Wstep Mariana Marka Drozdowskiego. Text is in Polish. A collection of literary texts and illustrations to honour Stefan Starzynski (1893-1939), who was the Mayor of Warsaw before and during the Siege of Warsaw. He refused to leave the city and helped where he could until his arrest and death by the Gestapo. Plain white card stock covers; text clean, binding sturdy. Dust jacket has some soiling. .

$25.00

Szkice Piorkiem.
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Szkice Piorkiem.

By Bobkowski, Andrzej.

Warsaw, Poland.: CiS.. Very Good. 2011. Hardcover. 9788361710066 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 559 pp. Text is in Polish. A collection of the writings of Bobkowski (1913-1961) from 1940 to 1944, plus Poslowie: Roman Zimand, Wojna i spokoj. Book a bit cocked (spine lean), minor soiling on text block edges; text pages clean, binding sturdy. .

$20.00

Od Podwody do Czolga, Wspomnienia Wojenne 1918-1945
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Od Podwody do Czolga, Wspomnienia Wojenne 1918-1945

By Maczek, Stanislaw

Londyn: Orbis Books.. Good. 1984. Softcover. 0901149241 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 304 pp. Looks like this was first published in 1961, wydanie drugie. Text is in Polish. Maczek (1892-1994) was a Polish general during WWII, tank commander of the 1st Polish Armoured Division which was instrumental in the Allied liberation of France. Photos, plus lists of names - Lista Zolnierzy Odznaczonych. Some wear on card stock cover, bit of soiling on text block, a few names highlighted in text; binding sturdy. .

$20.00

Technicy Lotnictwa Polskiego Na Zachodzie, 1939-1946
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Technicy Lotnictwa Polskiego Na Zachodzie, 1939-1946

By Ploszajski, Jerzy

London: Stowarzyszenie Technikow Polskich w Wielkiej Brytanii.. Very Good. 1998. Softcover. 0952247321 . 8vo - 21 x 15 cm.; 183 pp. Text is in Polish. Czesc Druga. Inscribed by author on half-title page. Photos, lots of lists of names. Minor wear on cover; binding sturdy, text pages clean. ; Signed by Author .

$25.00

Wojna Domowa; Czy Nowa Okupacja? Polska po Roku 1944.
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Wojna Domowa; Czy Nowa Okupacja? Polska po Roku 1944.

By Ajnenkiela, Andrzeja. editor. (with Jolanta Kawalec and Ryszard Ulanecki).

Warsaw, Poland.: Zaklad Narodowy imienia Ossolinskich - Wydawnictwo.. Fine. 1998. Softcover. 8vo - 24 x 16.5 cm.; 178 pp. Stiff glossy pictorial wraps. From the verso of the half title page: "Materialy sesji zorganizowanej na zamku krolewskim w warszawie, 6 listopada, 1997 roku przez swiatowy zwiazek zolnierzy armii krajowej." Fifteen articles or contributions in all. .

$30.00

Stutthof; Informator Historyczny.
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Stutthof; Informator Historyczny.

By Grabowska, Janina. (editor - Jan Fiebig).

Gdansk, Poland.: Self published.. Very Good. 1990. Softcover. 16mo - 16.5 x 11.5 cm.; 173 - (39) pp. The text is in Polish. Black and white soft cover wraps. A history of the Stutthof concentration camp located near Sztutowo (Stutthof in German), a small town just east of Gdansk where the Polish intelligentsia were imprisoned during the second world war. Illustrated with a fold-out black and white plan map of the camp and a 38 page section at the back of the book of black and white photographs and reproductions. Minor shelf wear and rubbing to the covers, small bit of soiling on the fore edge corners of the last 5 or 6 pages, otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$12.00

Oficer do Zlecen.
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Oficer do Zlecen.

By Roman, Wladyslaw.

Warsaw, Poland.: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe.. Good. 1989. Softcover. 8301084987 . 8vo - 20.5 x 14.5 cm.; 419 - (5) pp. The text is in Polish. Photographic wraps. Illustrated with 32 pages of black and white photographs with a 3 page index of these at the back. Nine page index of names and pseudonyms. Mild wear and scuffing to the covers with the beginning of a reading crease in the spine. The text page edges are browned or tanned on the margins. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$12.50

Zolnierskie Drogi.
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Zolnierskie Drogi.

By Lezenski, Cezary.

Lublin, Poland.: Wydawnictwo Lubelskie.. Good. 1971. Softcover. 8vo - 19.5 x 12 cm.; 578 pp. The text is in Polish. Illustrated with several small black and white photographss. The covers are mildly worn on the edges, the spine is creased and the text pages are tanned (age darkened) on the margins. Previous owner's name stamped on the title page. .

$10.00

Trzecia Dywizja Strzelcow Karpackich, 1942-1947. Tom I.
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Trzecia Dywizja Strzelcow Karpackich, 1942-1947. Tom I.

By Mlotek, Mieczyslaw. (editor).

London, UK.: Wydawca Zarzad Glowny Zwiazku Karpatczykow.. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1978. Hardcover. 8vo - 23.5 x 16 cm.; xl - 911 pp. The text is in Polish. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and a gilt regimental shield on the front board. Illustrated with many black and white photographs and the following fold-out pages: "Ordre de Bataille" - fold-out chart measuring 44 x 45 cm facing page 80, "Wschodnie Stoki Masywu Gorskiego Monte Cassino" - fold-out photograph measuring 45 x 22 cm facng page 240, "Polozenie na Froncie 3, DYW.STRZ.KARP, W Dniu 11 Maja 1944" - fold our map measuring 44 x 45 cm facing page 272. Ten page bibliography, 28 pages of various indices, and a 3 page list of errata. The last section in the table of contents covers the period 1945 to 1946 which leads me to assume that the year 1947 is to be covered in volume II. The externals show only mild wear. Both front and back hinges have some play in them due to the rather large and heavy text block. The interior is otherwise clean and the binding is solid. The dust jacket, which may or may not be original, is a clear heavy archival mylar jacket with no markings other than it is scuffed. .

$250.00

Wojna Ludzie i Medycyna.
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Wojna Ludzie i Medycyna.

By Majewski, Adam. (edited by Barbara Slowikowska).

Lublin, Poland: Wydawnictwo Lubelskie.. Good. 1968. Softcover. 8vo - 20.5 x 14.5 cm.; 657 - (15) pp. The text is in Polish. Blue wrappers with white lettering. Ten pages of black and white photographs. The text block edges are darkened and soiled. The covers have moderate wear to the edges and the spine tips are worn. All text pages have mild browning to the margins. Previous owner's names on the title page. Otherwise quite clean with a solid binding. .

$15.00

Kawaleria Samodzielna Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej w Wojnie 1939 Roku.
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Kawaleria Samodzielna Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej w Wojnie 1939 Roku.

By Mitkiewicz, Leon.

Toronto, Ontario.: Zwiazek Kawalerzystow I Artylerzystow Konnych W Ameryce Polnocnej.. Good in Fair dust jacket. 1964. Hardcover. 4to - 25 x 17 cm.; 315 - (1) pp. Pale yellow cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and a small stamped red/blue penant on the front board. Tipped in small black and white frontis photograph of the author. Two maps in a pocket on the back paste down end paper: "Polacy. Plan Koncentracji Aktualny na Dzien i Wrzesnia 1939 nie Calkowicie Wykonany / Niemcy. Koncentracja Wojsk Niemieckich, Wedlug Wiadomosci Posiadanych Przez Polski Sztab Glowny w Dniu 31 Sierpnia 1939 R" and "Rzeczywisty Stan Koncentracji Wojsk Polskich i Niemiekich w Dniu i Wrzesnia 1939 Roku". Previous owner's initials on the back free end paper and on the half title page. The book shows mild wear to the externals bumped fore corners and spine tips. The front free end paper has some foxing. Otherwise the interior is clean and the binding is solid. The dust jacket is worn on the edges with general though mild soiling. .

$35.00

Wojna Ludzie i Medycyna.
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Wojna Ludzie i Medycyna.

By Majewski, Adam.

Lublin, Poland: Wydawnictwo Lubelskie.. Good in Good dust jacket. 1969. Softcover. 8vo - 20.5 x 14.5 cm.; 666 - (2) pp. The text is in Polish. Red wrappers with black lettering and art work (silhouette of a soldier) and with a dust jacket. Sixteen pages of black and white photographs and a 7 page index at the back. Slight spine lean to the text block and the text block edges are darkened and soiled. The dust jacket has moderate wear to the edges and the folds. .

$15.00

Smutny Wrzesien.
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Smutny Wrzesien.

By Buczynski, Eugeniusz.

Krakow, Poland.: Wydawnictwo Literackie.. Very Good. 1985. Softcover. 8308012086 . 8vo - 19.5 x 12.5 cm.; 179 - (3) pp. The text is in Polish. "In memory of the fallen conrades in the defensive war of September 1939." Four page index of names at the back. The covers show some very light shelf wear, otherwise very clean and tight. .

$10.00

Przeciez Wrocimy
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Przeciez Wrocimy

By Grodzicki, Janusz Lada

Gdansk, Poland.: Oficyna Wydawnicza Promare.. Very Good. 1995. Softcover. 8390248638 . 8vo - 19.5 x 12.5 cm.; 151 pp. The text is in Polish. Two page map spread on the inside of the front cover and the recto of the facing page. The front cover has some surface creasing, otherwise clean and tight. .

$7.50

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