Polish Countrysides : Photographs and Narrative
Boyd, Louise A.

New York, NY American Geographical Society 1937 First edition Octavo ( standard size ). Some wear to edges and corners of boards, with spotting to covers. First and last few pages and textblock edges have spotting and foxing as well. as well. Name of former owner embossed on flyleaf. 235 p. w/ many b&w photos, appendices, index. An important work on pre-war Poland, covering many sites that are in Ukraine or Belarus today. Boyd, a noted American explorer who had been in Warsaw for a conference. In additoon to the pictures, she discusses the culture, economy, and other aspects of the rural people she encountered, both ethnic Poles and Russians. Good without dust jacket Hardcover (Item ID: 13672)

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