Obrona Warszawy: lud polski w obronie stolicy (wrzesien, 1939 roku) [The Defense of Warsaw: Polish people in defense of the capital (September 1939)] ZARNOWER, TERESY
Obrona Warszawy: lud polski w obronie stolicy (wrzesien, 1939 roku) [The Defense of Warsaw: Polish people in defense of the capital (September 1939)]

New York: Polish Labor Group, 1942.

8vo, within original photographically illustrated paper wrappers by avant-garde graphic designer and photo montage artist Teresy Zarnower. Zarnower was a major artist in the Polish Avant-Garde, and--with Mieczyslaw Szczuka--pioneered the use of photomontage in Polish graphic design and illustration. An evocative depiction of the defense of Warsaw against the Nazis in 1939, with eight photographic illustrations, including 3 full-page photomontages within the book and two additional photomontages on the back and front wrapper. Text in Polish. This copy is in very good condition.

OCLC locates 22 copies, at Amherst, BSB, CCSU, Cleveland PL, Free Library of Philadelphia, Harvard, Herder Institute, LC, National Gallery of Art, National Library of Israel, NYPL, Orchard Lake Library, SUNY Buffalo, Stanford, U Alberta, U Chicago, U Kansas, Université de Fribourg, UPenn, UPitt, and Yale.

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