Varshe [Warsaw]: H. Bzshoza, 1926-1927. Item #41756
1st Yiddish edition. Original decorated boards. 8vo. 288, 309, 350, 485, 275, 402 pages [1834 pages total![, 23 cm. Title translates to “The Deluge.” Yiddish translation of Henryk Sienkiewicz masterpiece historical novel “The Deluge.” It was originally published as a trilogy in 1886 and tells a story of a fictional Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth soldier and noble Andrzej Kmicic and shows a panorama of the Commonwealth during its historical period of the Deluge, which was a part of the Northern Wars (Wikipedia, 2019). SUBJECTS: Polish fiction -- Translations into Yiddish. OCLC lists 9 copies worldwide (OCLC:173031593). Ex-library with usual markings. Cloth on all volumes are lightly worn. Pages browning as expected with interwar paper, but not too bad. Overall good condition. (YID-33-52'elx).