|Identifying Codes|| |
|Publication Location||United States|
|Page Count||xxix + 238 pages|
|Original Title||Popiół i diament|
|Chapters||Foreword (Barbara Niemczyk), vii |
Introduction by Heinrich Böll, xxi
Ashes and Diamonds, 1
|Notes||cover art: 'Children in the Alley' (1906) by Edvard Munch, copyright 1997, The Munch Museum/The Munch-Ellingsen Group & Artists Rights Society, NY. |
First published in 1948 in Poland by Spoldizielnia Wydawnicza Czytelnik. English translation first published in Great Britain by Weidenfeld & Nicolsonin 1962; Penguin Books published the novel in Great Britain in 1965. In 1980 Penguin Books published the novel in their Writers from the Other Europe series.
1991 Northwestern University Press edition published by arrangement with Viking Penguin, [then] a division of Penguin Books USA, Inc.
text copyright 1948, Jerzy Andrzejewski. translation copyright 1962 by Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
Introduction copyright 1980, Heinrich Böll and Leila Vennewitz.
Foreword copyright 1991, Northwestern University Press.