Jerzy Andrzejewski

Ashes & Diamonds


Main Details
Author Jerzy Andrzejewski
Translated by D.J. Welsh
Foreword by Barbara Niemczyk
Introduction by Heinrich Böll
Cover Art by Edvard Munch
Publisher Series European Classics
Publisher Northwestern University Press
First Published by Spółdzielnia Wydawnicza Czytelnik
Copyright Holder (Text) Jerzy Andrzejewski
Copyright Holder (Translation) Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd
Published in/by Arrangement with Viking Penguin
First Published
Identifying Codes
ISBN 13 978-0-8101-1519-4
EAN 5 52195
Library of Congress Catalog Card Number 96-38228
Printer's Key 10 9 8 7 6 5 4
Format Trade Paperback
Publication Location United States
Page Count xxix + 238 pages
Language English
Original Language Polish
Original Title Popiół i diament
Chapters Foreword (Barbara Niemczyk), vii
Errata, xv
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.


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