Tan board bindings with brown cloth backstrips bumped/rubbed/chipped at extremities; boards soiled & dampstained; English volume's backstrip cloth splitting; all hinges & several points in textblocks cracked, German volume's hinges neatly repaired with cloth tape & inked inscription on ffep; leaf edges of both vols. foxed, else a nice, clean pair. No djs. ; Many good b&w photos, facsimile ils.; two copies, one text in English, one in German; SOLD AS SET ONLY.; 4to; 456/456 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 30800
Title: Documents Relative to Polish Atrocities / ...
Publisher: German Information Service/Deutschen Informationsstelle
Publication Date: 1940
Book Condition: Very Good-
Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket
Book Description Deutschen Informationsstelle, Berlin, 1940. First edition, 4to, pp. 456; illustrated with extremely graphic images of violence and death; text in German; stiff tan paper boards with black tape spine as issued; tape split at lower hinge, boards and paper toned, front free endpaper chipped, bookplate on front pastedown. A report on mass murders and abuses in Poland around the time of the German invasion. It is popular among and often cited by Nazi sympathizers and anti-Semites as evidence that the Nazis were justified in their invasion. Bookseller Inventory # 47169