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1 BUKAS, KAZIMIERZ; THOMAS, LAWRENCE L. & WHITFIELD, FRANCIS J. The Kosciuszko Foundation Dictionary: Volume I I Polish - English.
The Kosciuszko Foundation, New York: 1989. Eleventh Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
This second volume is not a simple "reversal" of the first volume. To a significantly high degree it is an independent work, although the two parts are complementary. Its somewhat smaller size is explained by the absence of English dialect and slang, of words restricted to Scottish, Australian, South African, Indian, and other usages, and of peculiarly American expressions replaceable by equivalents used on both sides of the Atlantic. 
Price: 28.26 USD
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2 CAVANAUGH, JAN. Out Looking In: Early Modern Polish Art, 1890-1918.
University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles: 2000. First Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Jan Cavanaugh's innovative study locates Polish artists at the core of one of the primary turn-of-the-twentieth-century modernist movements, the Central European Secession movement. Ten of the original fifty members of the Vienna Secession were Poles; they and other Polish artists participated actively in seccessionist exhibitions while also forming their own group, which exhibited throughout Europe. This work is the first comprehensive study in English of this significant period in Polish art. Includes an Index. "This is one of the most important critical analysies of turn-of the-twentieth-century Polish art. Out Looking In will inspire a broad response from a wide international circle of historians of art, literature, and artistic culture." -- Wieslaw Juszczak, Professor, Art Institute of the Polish Academy of Sciences and Letters and Art History Department, University of Warsaw 
Price: 78.42 USD
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3 GALAZKA, JACEK. A Treasury Of Polish Aphorisms.
Hippocrene Books, New York: 2007. 078180549X / 9780781805490 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
This volume contains 207 aphorisms by 80 Polish writers, spanning half a millennium of Polish literature. In his introduction, Jerzy Krzyzanowski outlines the history of that genre in Poland, which has proven to be a particularly fertile land for this literary form. Sixteen pen and ink drawings by Barbara Swidzinska and 28 Polish proverbs translated by Helena Stankiewicz complete this remarkable exploration of true Polish wit and wisdom. 
Price: 14.20 USD
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4 GILLON, ADAM; KRZYZANOWSKI, LUDWIK & OLSZER, KRYSTYNA (EDITORS). Introduction To Modern Polish Literature: An Anthology Of Fiction And Poetry.
Hippocrene Books, New York: 1982. 0882545167 / 9780882545165 Second Edition with a New Poetry Section. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Provides a representative selection of Polish fiction and poetry in English of the previous seventy-five years, including the new poetry of the previous two decades reflecting the changing social and political developments of the nation. 
Price: 17.58 USD
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5 GUTT-MOSTOWY, JAN. Podhale: A Companion Guide To The Polish Highlands.
Hippocrene Books, New York: 1998. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
Over one million Americans of Polish descent can trace their roots in the rocky soil of the northern foothills of the Tatra Mountains, to a region known as Podhale. This guide takes the visitor to this spectacularly beautiful area, and also provides a comprehensive survey of the region's history, geography, architecture, music and folk art, costumes, cuisine, legends and customs as well as fishing, hiking, mountain climbing and other leisure activities. Translated into English from the Polish by Maria de Gorgey. 
Price: 18.72 USD
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6 GUTT-MOSTOWY, JAN; PREFACE BY THADDEUS V. GROMADA. Highlander Polish - English / English - Highlander Polish Dictionary
Hippocrene Books, New York: 1995. First Edition. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
"As a proud American of Polish goral descent, I am delighted that Jan Gutt-Mostowy from Poronin in Podhale prepared a Polish-Goral-English dictionary. It is obviously a labor of love that will elicit appreciation and recognition and allow the richness and beauty of the gwara goralska to become more available to the English-speaking world." -- Dr. Thaddeus V. Gromada, Vice President and Executive Director, Polish Institute of Arts & Sciences.Translated into English by Miroslaw Lipinski, 
Price: 6.75 USD
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7 HALECKI, OSCAR. A History Of Poland.
David McKay Company, New York: 1976. 0679505938 / 9780679505938 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Describes eight hundred years of Poland's independent history. Includes the record of Poland's rebirth after World War I, of her twenty-one years of independence, and of her contribution to the Allied cause in World War II, as well as a clear picture of her trial during the the first ten years of Russian imposed Communist domination.Translated into English from the Polish by Monica M. Gardner and Mary Corbridge-Patkaniowska. Includes an Index. 
Price: 11.40 USD
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8 HERTZ, ALEXANDER. The Jews In Polish Culture.
Northwestern University Press, Evanston: 1988. 0810107589 / 9780810107588 s Softcover. Very good condition. 

Price: 33.25 USD
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9 JASIENICA, PAWEL. The Commonwealth Of Both Nations: The Silver Age.
The American Institute of Polish Culture, Miami / Hippocrene Books, New York: 1987. 0870523945 / 9780870523946 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
This is the third volume of Jasienica's monumental history of Poland and its neighbors. It covers the Silver Age, during which the Commonwealth was ruled by elective kings, a Frenchman and a Hungarian, then by the Swedish House of Vasa. Translated into English from the Polish by A. T. Jordan. 
Price: 41.75 USD
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10 JUSZCAK, ALBERT. Mastering Polish With 2 Audio Cds.
Hippocrene Books, New York: 0781810655 / 9780781810654 s Softcover. Brand new book. 
The Hippocrene Master's Series, a comprehensive self-study course for individuals with little or no previous knowledge of the language, now offers Mastering Polish, conveniently packaged with its own audio-CD accompaniment. Each of the 21 chapters of Mastering Polish is presented on two 80-minute compact discs. Native speakers are recorded on each CD to help capture the pronunciation, rhythm, and intonation of the target language. 
Price: 28.45 USD
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11 KIERST, W. & CALLIER, PROF. O. Burt's Polish - English Dictionary / Slowniczek, In Two Parts: Polish - English / English - Polish.
A. L. Burt Company, New York. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition considering its age. 
A comprehensive dictionary consisting of two sections: Polish / English and English / Polish. Includes pronunciations. 
Price: 33.25 USD
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12 KNAB, SOPHIE HODOROWICZ; KRYSA, REV. CZESLAW M. (INTRODUCTION); KNAB, MARY ANNE (ILLUSTRATIONS). Polish Customs, Traditions And Folklore.
Hippocrene Books, New York: 1998. Revised Edition. Second Printing. s new 
A month-by-month accounting of all the major Polish customs and traditions practiced over the centuries. A tremendous asset to understanding the ethnic behavior of a people. It has a new appendix with traditional Polish games and pastimes for children. 
Price: 17.05 USD
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13 LUXEMBURG, ROSA;LAROUCHE, JR. LYNDON H. (INTRODUCTION). The Industrial Development Of Poland.
Campaigner Publications, New York: 1997. 0918388007 / 9780918388001 First English Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
A major polemic against the "theory of stages" and the national "right to self-determination" whose advocates were running rampant through the international social-democracy. This work was Rosa Luxemburg's doctoral thesis. Translated from the German by Tessa DeCarlo. Includes an Index. 
Price: 71.01 USD
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14 MILOSZ, CZESLAW; ZIELONKO, JANE (TRANSLATION). The Captive Mind.
Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1953. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. 
The best known prose work by the winner of the 1980 Nobel Prize for Literature examines the moral and intellectual conflicts faced by men and women living under totalitarianism of the left or right. 
Price: 116.85 USD
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15 MOSSAKOWSKA, WANDA; ZENCZAK, ANNA. Krakow Na Starej Fotografii.
Wydawnictwo Literackie, Krakow: 1984. 8308008739 / 9788308008737 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket is torn. 
Polish Text. 
Price: 208.05 USD
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16 PESZKE, MICHAEL ALFRED. Poland's Navy 1918-1945.
Hippocrene Books, New York: 1999. 0781806720 / 9780781806725 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
In this well researched and informative history, the author outlines the role of the Polish Navy from its creation through World War II, including major battles and operations in the Atlantic, Mediterranean, and Arctic. Divided into eleven chapters and supplemented with seven appendices, Poland's Navy 1918-1945 also includes a comprehensive listing of biographical resources and an index of names of ships, officers, and other important figures. 
Price: 31.26 USD
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17 POGONOWSKI, IVO CYPRIAN. Historyczny Atlas Polski.
Wydawnictwo Baran i Suszczynski, Krakow: 1996. 8385845542 / 9788385845546 s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Historyczny atlas Polski jest atlasem nadzwyczaj oryginalnym. Dzieje Polski ilustruje prawie 130 map, ulozonych w porzadku chronologicznym i opatrzonych komentarzami. 
Price: 142.50 USD
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18 POGONOWSKI, IVO CYPRIAN. Poland: A Historical Atlas.
Hippocrene Books, New York: 1988 Revised Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
"The work of Mr. Pogonowski gives a unique and excellent pictorial presentation of Polish history with detailed chronology and commentary. It is much more than a historical atlas. It should be a required reading for every student of European history and a must for every Polish-American and everyone whose ancestors came from Poland." -- Aleksander Gella, Professor of Sociology and Social History at State University of New York at Buffalo. 
Price: 190.00 USD
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19 POGONOWSKI, IWO C. Polish- English/ English- Polish Concise Dictionary With Complete Phonetics.
Hippocrene Books, New York: 0781801338 / 9780781801331 s Softcover. Brand new book. 
In its fourth edition, featuring over 9,000 entries and complete phonetics, the Hippocrene Polish-English/ English-Polish Concise Dictionary is ideal for travelers and students. * A phonetic guide to pronunciation in both languages * Completely modern and up-to-date * Clear, concise format * By bestselling dictionary author Iwo C. Pogonowski 
Price: 14.20 USD
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20 POGONOWSKI, IWO C. Polish- English/ English- Polish Practical Dictionary.
Hippocrene Books, New York: 0781800854 / 9780781800853 s Softcover. Brand new book. 
This best selling dictionary, now revised, reset and redesigned, features over 31,000 entries, and is perfect for students and travelers. A phonetic guide to pronunciation in both languages. A handy glossary of the country's menu items. Bilingual instruction on how to use the dictionary. A bilingual list of abbreviations. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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